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Article | March 31, 2001
Silgan Containers Corp.: New lid for jars, cans
DotTop™ from Silgan Containers (Woodland Hills, CA) provides consumers with opening convenience and resealability on metal cans and glass jars. Top open, consumer peels back a small plastic dimple in the center of the lid.
The vacuum that holds the lid in place is released and consumer is able to lift lid off the container. Can be used for a variety of products that are hot-filled closed with mechanical vacuum or retorted with overriding pressure.
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