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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006090
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
...-limited paints. Recent latex-based paints have been developed that use metallic copper and extend the color range available. Oxygen Scavengers In the food industry, oxygen scavenging technologies are widely used in the packaging of foods for food preservation purposes. By absorbing the oxygen...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004202
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... 5. HACCP , http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/∼lrd/haccp.html , accessed July 2004 6. “Current Good Manufacturing Practices in Manufacturing, Packaging or Holding Human Food,” Code of Federal Regulations 21 CFR 110, U.S. Food and Drug Administration , April 1 , 1999 7. Betts A.J...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02b.a0006695
EISBN: 978-1-62708-210-5
..., and moderate static strength. Properties are given in Tables 3 to 5 . Sheet product tempers range from H18 to O. There are some applications for the H19 temper as road signs, food packaging (primarily in Europe), and Venetian blind stock. In the O and H32 tempers, it has been used for automobile and truck...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 May 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11B.a0006939
EISBN: 978-1-62708-395-9
... to prevention of corrosion or bacterial degradation due to water. They are used in food packaging and industrial coatings. Some examples are metal oxides, bio-based pullulan, polymer-grafted silica, and filled latex, among many others ( Ref 55 – 58 ). Flow and Leveling Agents Flow and leveling additives...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003013
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... recent application for recycled PET fibers is in clothing, a huge new market. Sheet PET is becoming a popular extrusion resin for sheet, often displacing PVC and high-impact polystyrene for use in blister packaging, clamshell packages, cups, and food trays. A clear egg carton made of postconsumer...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006081
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
..., in bioavailability due to their large specific surface area. Other food-related applications include use as desiccants for packaged food, where milled, unannealed, and annealed (e.g., A-220) powder is used. In this application, its large surface area and highly reactive characteristic lead to adsorption...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003814
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
... markets for aluminum and its alloys are transportation, packaging (particularly of food and beverages), construction, and electrical. In the field of transportation, aluminum has been critical to the growth of air travel. It is also the material of choice for trailer trucks for road haulage, buses...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02a.a0006528
EISBN: 978-1-62708-207-5
... affect distortion. Chemical Resistance Porcelain enamel is used extensively because of its resistance to household chemicals and foods. Mild alkaline or acid environments are generally involved in household applications. Table 3 gives examples of corrosive environments in which porcelain enamels...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001250
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... to tinplate used for food packaging because the absence of oxygen inside tin-plated food containers prevents the electrochemical cell reactions that lead to corrosion.) Thick, nonporous coatings of tin provide long-term protection in almost any application. The required coating thickness is established...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003145
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... steel: two ends and a body with a soldered side seam. Innovations in can manufacture have produced two-piece cans made by drawing and ironing. Tinplate cans find their most important use in the packaging of food products, beer, and soft drinks, but they are also used for holding paint, motor oil...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001057
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
.... Containers and Packaging The food and drug industries use aluminum extensively because it is nontoxic, nonadsorptive, and splinter-proof. It also minimizes bacterial growth, forms colorless salts, and can be steam cleaned. Low volumetric specific heat results in economies when containers or conveyors...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... Administration (FDA) regulations are recognized around the world. A list of components that may be used prepare polyesters intended for use as food packaging coatings is published by the FDA. Automotive Paints Various polymers, including saturated polyesters, acrylics, epoxy esters, and even alkyds...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003692
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... package is diluted with water, and on application, the epoxy resin solution is added with vigorous stirring. As the water evaporates, the epoxy resin reacts with the amine groups to cross link in conventional fashion. Epoxy emulsion paints are used in hospitals and food-processing plants, where a solvent...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003012
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
..., or skin contact is before the additive is compounded. Short-term exposure to additives after they have been mixed with the polymer is usually much less hazardous. Nevertheless, toxicity limitations are particularly severe if the final product will be used in the food, packaging, textile, or toy industry...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003130
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... share of the domestic cooking-utensil market and are used extensively for commercial handling and processing of foods. Large quantities of foil, foil laminated to plastics or paper, and cans are used for packaging and marketing of foods and beverages. Beverage-can bodies are generally produced from...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001076
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... of grid manufacture are casting and fabrication of wrought alloys; fabrication of wrought alloys includes punching, roll forging, and expanded-metal processes. Tin foil (92Sn-8Zn) is used for food packaging. Its suitability for this application is indicated by, for example, immersion and bottle...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006018
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... in a slow and controllable fashion, these devices can be manufactured quite easily and inexpensively with a guaranteed measure of safety. In an extension of this application, foods packaged in self-heating containers are now available. These were first developed for the military but have found a wide demand...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003008
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
...; camera, projection, and viewer lenses; lighting Furniture components; manometers Miscellaneous Christmas decorations; drinking tumblers and food service sets … Impact-grade acrylics are injection molded into parts for the industrial, medical, automotive, and consumer markets. Specific...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001271
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... for continuously electrodeposited steel strip ( Table 3 ). Most of these fall within four of the largest markets in today's economy: food containers and other general packaging, automobiles, appliances, and furniture. The first two markets account for most of the total volume of production. Typical applications...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001316
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
..., lead poisoning is very difficult to diagnose because its symptoms are similar to other ailments. Therefore, every possible precaution must be taken when preparing lead glazes to avoid poisoning, and ware intended for food contact should be tested as noted below to ensure consumer protection. Cone 4...