Secondary Tinplate (ETP)
Secondary Tinplate is a cold-rolled steel with the majority between the 0.13 – 0.35mm. The tin coating is deposited to the material by a continuous electrolytic process. Tinplate arised in the 17th century.
Secondary Tinplate is often used for the packaging industry, for example for the following products:
- Food cans
- Cooking oil cans
- Aerosol cans
- Paint cans
- Liquid containers
- Crown corks
Tinplate has a lot of advantages, to name a few:
- Easy to transport because of low weight and break resistance of tinplate materials.
- 100% protection of food products from bacteria, moisture, light and odours.
- Environmentally friendly material, tinplate can be completely recycled without any loss in quality.
- Easy printable, because tinplate is printable you can make your product more attractive and market your products in the best way.