This 38mm gold buttoned metal lug cap has an acid-resistant plastisol liner and fits 38mm (38-2000) neck finishes. This plastisol liner provides an oxygen barrier that helps extend the product's shelf life. The safety button feature on the center of the cap provides a tamper-evident seal. This button releases or pops up when the container is opened and the vacuum seal is broken. The universal lug closure is suitable for hot and cold filling of various food and beverage packaging applications, including pasteurization and sterilization.

Key benefits:

  • Cap is suitable for hot and cold filling of various food and beverage packaging applications, including pasteurization and sterilization
  • Fits 38mm 38-2000 neck finish
  • Acid-resistant plastisol liner
  • Incorporates a tamper-evident safety button
  • Suitable for packaging fruit jams, juices and more
  • BPA-NI
  • Proudly Made in the USA


This information has been provided as a general guide. It is the customer's responsibility to select the proper container for product and application compatibility. The Cary Company does hereby disclaim any and all warranties, expressed or implied, including any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or use. We are not responsible for consequential damages arising from customer's selection and use of containers, container and label dimensions, and/or closures supplied by us.

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Neck Width38 mm
Neck Finish38-2000
Liner CompatibilityGlass, PE (HDPE, LDPE), PET, PP, PVC, Universal
Sealing CharacteristicsTamper Indicating
FDA CompliantYes
Case Pack3,600 ea.
Pallet Pack144,000 ea. (40 Cases)
Case Weight39.6 lbs.
Pallet Weight1,584 lbs.
Case Dimensions20" L x 12" W x 16" H
Pallet Dimensions40" L x 48" W x 90" H
IndustriesFood & Beverage, Health & Beauty
Country of ManufactureUnited States
Note:*Caps and closures sold separately. -- Scroll down below to view recommended caps.
Platisol Liners can handle up to 190° F. Sampling is recommended for withstanding temperatures above 190° F.
Q & A
Customer Questions
Can you ship internationally? Where are you located?
The Cary Company online ordering platform is only set up to ship within the United States. For international shipments, please contact us at 630.629.6600 or Sales@thecarycompany.com, and we will be happy to process your order. Our main warehouse and office are located in Addison, Ill. We also have warehouses in across the United States that you can see here. Thank you for choosing The Cary Company.
What does a plastisol liner do?
Metal lugs with a plastisol liner provide a hermetic seal that works perfectly with hot and cold fill contents whether it be for pasteurization or sterilization. The plastisol liner is acid-resistant and provides an oxygen barrier that helps to extend a product’s shelf life.
What types of glass containers are compatible with this metal lug cap?
Glass containers that are compatible with metal lug caps are paragon, mayo and salsa jars and stout and decanter bottles.
Does this metal lug cap create an airtight seal?
Lugs are a unique threading system found inside of the cap’s skirt, allowing it to easily hold onto a jar’s thread for that airtight seal.
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