• Document: Recommended Industry Specifications. Beer and Carbonated Soft Drink Cans ISSUE Section 1 Page1.1 INTRODUCTION
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Recommended Industry Specifications Beer and Carbonated Soft Drink Cans INTRODUCTION MPMA – The Metal Packaging Manufacturers Association represents the interests of companies involved in the production of light metal containers, closures and components in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. Member Companies range from large international organisations to small independent specialist manufacturers. In particular, the Association represents members’ views to government and other regulatory bodies, both at home and in Europe and develops industry standards. This CD-Rom contains recommended purchase specifications for Beer and Carbonated Soft Drink can bodies and ends. These have been agreed between the manufacturers currently producing these cans. - CROWN Bevcan, Europe & Middle East - Rexam Beverage Can Europe and Asia - Ball Packaging Europe Although adoption of the specifications by packers is entirely voluntary, the major objective of this publication is to assist mechanical interchangeability of cans and ends on the user's filling, seaming and handling equipment. This CD will be reviewed annually in order to keep abreast of technological advances and changes in the Industry. All enquiries and orders for additional copies should be directed to the MPMA Ltd., SoanePoint, 6-8 Market Place, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2EG. Tel: 01189 255523 Fax: 01189 255888 E-Mail: enquiries@mpma.org.uk: Web site: www.mpma.org.uk. ISSUE 2004 Section 1 Page1.1 Recommended Industry Specifications Beer and Carbonated Soft Drink Cans INDEX (Page 1 of 2) Section 1 Section 5 Double Seam Operating Standards 1.1 – 1.3 Introduction and Index 5.1 Introduction 5.2 – 5.4 50mm (200) Mini Seam Double Seam Specifications Section 2 Specifications Covered and Requirements 5.5 – 5.7 52mm (202) Mini Seam Double Seam Specifications 5.8 – 5.11 Chuck and Roll Profiles for 50mm and 52mm Mini Seam End Seams 2.1 Can and End Sizes 5.12 Explanatory Notes – 50mm and 52mm Mini Seam End Seams 2.2 – 2.4 Requirements 5.13 – 5.15 52mm (202) SuperEnd ® End Double Seam Specifications 2.5 Terminology 5.16 – 5.18 Chuck and Roll Profiles for 52mm SuperEnd ® End Seam 5.19 Explanatory Notes for 52mm SuperEnd ® End Seams Section 3 Ends 5.20 – 5.22 57mm (206) Mini Seam Double Seam Specifications 5.23 – 5.25 Chuck and Roll Profiles for 57mm Mini Seam End Seams 3.1 – 3.2 Easy Open Aluminium Ends 5.26 Explanatory Notes for 57mm Mini Seam End Seams 3.3 Compound Specifications 5.27 Nominal Seam Thickness table 3.4 – 3.5 Stress Corrosion 5.28 Double Seam Visual Evaluation 5.29-30 Double Seam – Body Hook Butting Section 4 Cans 5.31 Double Seam – Tightness Rating 4.1 Manufacturers’ Can Coding Section 6 Capacities and Weights 4.2 – 4.3 53/50mm Nominal Diameter 4.4 – 4.5 66/52mm Nominal Diameter 6.1 Can Capacities and Freeboard and Reference to Can Weights 4.6 – 4.7 66/57mm Nominal Diameter ISSUE 2004 Section 1 Page1.2 Recommended Industry Specifications Beer and Carbonated Soft Drink Cans INDEX (Page 2 of 2) Section 7 Defect Descriptions 7.1 Attribute Defect Descriptions 7.2 Two-Piece Can Critical Defect Descriptions 7.3 Easy Open End Critical Defect Descriptions Section 8 Packaging of Empty Cans & Ends 8.1 – 8.2 Introduction 8.3 Typical Empty Can Pac

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