Very fine aluminum pigments are used in internal coatings for cans and drums, due to their high level of barrier protection and metallic appearance.
STAPA HFG (Hydro Food Grade)
STAPA HFG is a worldwide unique product innovation for waterborne coatings in the field of applications with direct food contact.
HFG means Hydro Food Grade. The aluminium pigments used for this product are specially coated and stabilized.
STAPA HFG is PAH free and compliant with various European standards regarding food contact. Amongst others, STAPA HFG is in accordance with:
- FDA approval 175.300
- European standard for toys EN-71-3 (as of Nov. 2002)
For this reason, STAPA HFG is perfectly suited for applications such as toys, packagings, can coatings or for the coating of cookware.
This water-based product solution provides the desired expressive optics for your application: from a soft, greyish shade to high-sparkling effects.