Solid Epoxies for Can Coatings

Epotec® Epoxy Systems for Can and Coil Coatings include high molecular weight resins used extensively for coatings for beverage and beer cans, sea food cans, fruit juice cans, enclosures for glass bottles, crown caps, coatings for aerosol/perfume spray bottles, general lining for dry food packs such as containers for cookies, cold creams, marker pens, roofing sheets, sheets for appliance bodies, sheet metal furniture, and modulated office cabins.

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Grade EEW1  Viscosity2  Color3  S.P.4  Features
YD010S 4,500 - 5,500 4,600 - 9,000 0.5 135 - 150 Type 10 resin with excellent flexibility, adhesion and flow.
YD017 1,750 - 2,100 2,000 - 4,000 0.5 117 - 127 Standard type 7 resin for can coatings.
YD017S 1,750 - 2,100 1,290 - 2,270 0.5 113 - 123 Type 7 resin with improved flow and adhesion.
YD019 2,500 - 2,900 4,630 - 9,850 0.5 130 - 145 Standard type 9 epoxy resin for can and coil coatings.
YD019S 2,500 – 2,900 1,760 - 4,630 0.5 124 - 133 Type 9 resin with better flow.
YD907 1,750 – 2,100 1,600 - 2,200 0.5 117 - 127 Type 7 resin for can & coil coating and printing inks with better flow.
YD909 2,500 – 2,800 5,000 - 8,000 0.5 130 - 145 Type 9 resin for can & coil coating with better flexibility. 

1 Epoxy Equivalent Weight (grams / equivalent), 2 ICI Melt Viscosity @ 150°C (cPs), 3 Gardner Colour Scale (max) , 4 Softening Point °C (Mettler Ball and cup method)