Food can enamel ЕР-547 (KS) is a solution of a mixture of phenol-formaldehyde and epoxy resins in organic solvents with technological additives.



Opaque yellow-brown liquid Breaks down when stored.

Lacquer film appearance

After drying the lacquer must form a homogeneous glossy filmwithout foreign matters

Lacquer colour


Lacquer relative viscosity by viscosity meter ВЗ-246 with nozzle diameter of 4 mm at temperature of 20°C, sec.

60 - 120

Non-volatile matters mass fraction, %

38 - 45

Lacquer film hardness during molding

withstands tests

Lacquer film resistance to sterilization in water, 3% solution of NaCl, and 3% solution of acetic acid at 120°C, hours

min. 1

Body of varnish, g/m²

12 – 16 (wet)

5 – 6 (dry)

Drying time, min.

12 - 15

Density, 20°C

0,99 g/cm³




Food Can Enamel ЕР-547 (KS) is used for internal and external coating of cans and lids, as well as for caps of glass containers made of tinplate of electrolytic and hot tinning. At the same time, it is used for tin protection against corrosion. The varnish is permitted as a covering for the tin used for food products. Varnish gives tin a golden colour.

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