ArcelorMittal showcases packaging simulation tools at Aerosol and Dispensing Forum (ADF)
The Packaging division of ArcelorMittal Europe – Flat Products has made a strong commitment to support the aerosol market with the delivery of tailor-made steels for packaging. These products are used in a large range of aerosol can formats.
We are also very active in the packaging industry itself. At the 11th edition of the Aerosol and Dispensing Forum (ADF) held in Paris during January 2017, the Packaging division of ArcelorMittal Europe – Flat Products shared our experiences with other players in the industry.
During the technical conference, held as part of ADF, we highlighted our simulation tools. These tools are helping to ensure the sustainable growth of the global packaging industry and help brand owners to:
In sub-segments of the packaging market such as cosmetics, two-piece (2P) or monoblock aerosols may be the best solution.
Here ArcelorMittal’s simulation software enables us to define the optimised canmaking process to save weight and reduce canmaking costs.
And where differentiation is a key marketing argument, the software can help canmakers take advantage of the outstanding forming ability of steel to create eye-catching shapes.