A water-based sealing compound is becoming “the new commercial standard for bimetallic and aluminium beer and beverage cans in Europe”, says manufacturer Grace. First used commercially more than two years ago, sealing compound DarexR WBC 4721 has cut end spoilage levels at major canmakers by more than half, compared to the previous generation of water-based…

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