Conversion sbc to wbc
The strongest trend in canmaking on a world-wide basis.
- All type of food and B&B Canning.
- European canmakers leading the conversion process.
- Wide range of benefits for canmaker and society.
The Water Based Compounds offers a wide range of benefits.
- ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFITS - Elimination of VOCs emissions.
- HEALTH AND SAFETY - Handling of no dangerous materials.
- TECHNICAL BENEFITS
- No recirculation and heating of compound necessary.
- Increased stability of WBC.
- Reduced build-up.
- Softer compounds with less mechanical incidences in the seam.
- More homogeneous film.
- Avoided flavour transmission inside the can.
- Better steam flow behaviour.
- ECONOMICAL BENEFITS
- No special requirements for transport.
- Higher yield due to reduced film SG.
- Additional investment needed for conversion practically limited to post heater and stainless steel metal parts.