DURAFORM® AP Easy Care clear coat has been NSF/ANSI 51-certified for non-direct food contact applications by NSF International.
The NSF “formula-material” certification enables manufacturers of stainless-steel and aluminum appliances and food-service equipment to finish products used for incidental food contact with Duraform AP Easy Care clear coat.
As a polyester-based coil coating, Duraform AP Easy Care clear coat is specially formulated for the appliance industry to provide manufacturing benefits such as exceptional forming flexibility, strong bonding to metal substrates and excellent flow characteristics. Benefits for commercial customers and consumers include surfaces that are easy to clean with standard household cleaners and increased resistance to fingerprints and smudges.
In addition to Duraform AP Easy Care clear coat, PPG offers DURACRON® white acrylic coating, which also is NSF/ANSI 51-certified for non-direct food contact applications. Duraform AP Easy Care clear coat and Duracron white acrylic coatings are used in refrigerators, refrigerator trucks, ice makers, display cases, shelving and backsplashes.