Plastic cans

Guide for plastic cans

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Round cans with UN Approval for Dangerous Goods

If plastic cans are used for the packaging of dangerous goods, the can must be tested and show a UN marking. Depending on the transport route and type, the cans must comply with different regulations. Please see our Guide for all the important questions and answers about dangerous goods packaging and UN approvals.

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Food-safe plastic cans

Plastic cans used for food packaging purposes must be food-safe or food-compliant. The cans must meet certain legal requirements to ensure that they are not harmful to health. Please see our Guide for all the important questions and answers about food-safe packaging.

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