15 Sep 2019 - News

Nouryon has partnered with Polem, one of the market leaders in manufacturing storage tanks, to successfully develop a cobalt-free curing system to manufacture storage tanks for use in food contact applications. Roel Zuijderduin, Technical Development Manager at Nouryon discusses the innovation and its benefits in a new article in the latest issue of #JECComposites Magazine.

Food contact compliance certification for cobalt-free curing of polyester storage tanks.pdf

Nouryon Polymer Chemistry presents a cobalt-free curing system suitable to manufacture storage tanks for food and beverage by using unsaturated polyester resin. Polem (Lemmer, The Netherlands), successfully manufactured and delivered three storage tanks with certified food contact compliance to an international beer brewer.