Accession Number:

ADA126942

Title:

Performance Evaluation of Metal versus Non-metal One-Quart Oil Cans.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE PACKAGING EVALUATION AGENCY WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Composite fiberpaper cans were found to be an inadequate substitute for metal cans high density polyethylene cans with metal tops were only slightly better high density polyethylene cans with pour spouts were found to be superior to metal cans in all applicable performance characteristics with exception of the stacking resistance.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Plastics
  • Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE