Valspar patents coating compositions for cans

September 17, 2012

U.S. 8,142,868 B2
Valspar Sourcing has obtained a patent for an article comprised of a body portion or an end portion of a food or beverage can comprised of a metal substrate; and a coating composition disposed on an inside surface thereon, wherein the coating composition includes an emulsion polymerized latex polymer, and wherein the emulsion polymerized latex polymer is comprised of a reaction product of an ethylenically unsaturated monomer component polymerized in the presence of an aqueous dispersion of a polyurethane resin.