Coatings innovation plays a critical role in circularity and preparing for the packaging future.
The beverage industry’s sustainability shift to metal packaging is made better by coatings innovation, writes Anurag Raj, PPG customer sustainability business partner, Packaging Coatings.
PPG announced PPG INNOVEL® PRO, an enhanced internal spray coating that uses no bisphenol-A (BPA) or bisphenol starting substances and provides more robust application properties for the infinitely recyclable aluminum beverage can.
The public is getting serious about the negative environmental impacts of plastic waste. In the latest Coatings World, Dr. Robyn McMillan, Global Segment Manager, PPG Packaging Coatings, discusses the importance of sustainable alternatives in packaging.
Increasingly, regulatory bodies around the world are legislating bisphenols out of food-contact can coatings. But not all "non-BPA" coatings are created equal. Packaging Coatings global beverage segment leader weighs the current "non-BPA" offerings on the market, including our industry-leading PPG Innovel® acrylic-based coatings.