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Aluminium foil acts as a total barrier to light and oxygen (which cause fats to oxidise or become rancid), odours and flavours, moistness, and germs, it is used broadly in food and pharmaceutical packaging. The purpose of aluminium is to make long-life packs (aseptic processing|aseptic packaging) for drinks and dairy goods, which allows storing without refrigeration. Aluminium foil containers and trays are used to bake pies and to pack takeaway meals, ready snacks and long life pet foods.

Aluminium foil is widely sold into the consumer market, often in rolls of 500 mm (20 in) width and several metres in length.It is used for wrapping food in order to preserve it, for example, when storing leftover food in a refrigerator (where it serves the additional purpose of preventing odour exchange), when taking sandwiches on a journey, or when selling some kinds of take-away or fast food. Tex-Mex restaurants in the United States, for example, typically provide take-away burritos wrapped in aluminium foil.

Aluminium foils thicker than 25 μm (1 mil) are impermeable to oxygen and water. Foils thinner than this become slightly permeable due to minute pinholes caused by the production process.

Aluminium foil has a shiny side and a matte side. The shiny side is produced when the aluminium is rolled during the final pass. It is difficult to produce rollers with a gap fine enough to cope with the foil gauge, therefore, for the final pass, two sheets are rolled at the same time, doubling the thickness of the gauge at entry to the rollers. When the sheets are later separated, the inside surface is dull, and the outside surface is shiny. This difference in the finish has led to the perception that favouring a side has an effect when cooking. While many believe that the different properties keep heat out when wrapped with the shiny finish facing out, and keep heat in with the shiny finish facing inwards, the actual difference is imperceptible without instrumentation.The reflectivity of bright aluminium foil is 88% while dull embossed foil is about 80%.

We provide a full range of precision aluminum strip for almost any application. We produce aluminum strip in a wide variety of alloys, including clad composites. Our aluminum strip can be produced in standard dimensions or custom made to your special requirements. We produce both imperial and metric units. We manufacture in compliance with the main international specifications, and tighter tolerances or custom tempers are available upon request. We offer various surface conditions, custom finishes (painting, anodizing, embossing), special processing, and multiple packaging options to meet our customer's unique requirements. The following is a summary of our capabilities.

Manufactured in compliance with the main international specifications and standards, including:  Aluminum Association, ASTM, EN, and DIN.
We can also manufacture in compliance with other international standards including:ASME, SAE, AMS, AWS, FED, MIL, QQ, ISO, BS, AFNOR, JIS and GOST.

Manufactured in compliance with the main international specifications and standards.
Tighter tolerances are available upon request.

Aluminium (or aluminum; see spelling differences) is a chemical element in the boron group with symbol Al and atomic number 13. It is a silvery white, soft, ductile metal. Aluminium is the third most abundant element (after oxygen and silicon), and the most abundant metal in the Earth's crust. It makes up about 8% by weight of the Earth's solid surface. Aluminium metal is so chemically reactive that native specimens are rare and limited to extreme reducing environments. Instead, it is found combined in over 270 different minerals.The chief ore of aluminium is bauxite.

Aluminium is remarkable for the metal's low density and for its ability to resist corrosion due to the phenomenon of passivation. Structural components made from aluminium and its alloys are vital to the aerospace industry and are important in other areas of transportation and structural materials. The most useful compounds of aluminium, at least on a weight basis, are the oxides and sulfates.

Despite its prevalence in the environment, no known form of life uses aluminium salts metabolically. In keeping with its pervasiveness, aluminium is well tolerated by plants and animals. Owing to their prevalence, potential beneficial (or otherwise) biological roles of aluminium compounds are of continuing interest.

The earliest citation given in the Oxford English Dictionary for any word used as a name for this element is alumium, which British chemist and inventor Humphry Davy employed in 1808 for the metal he was trying to isolate electrolytically from the mineral alumina. The citation is from the journal Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London: "Had I been so fortunate as to have obtained more certain evidences on this subject, and to have procured the metallic substances I was in search of, I should have proposed for them the names of silicium, alumium, zirconium, and glucium."

Davy settled on aluminum by the time he published his 1812 book Chemical Philosophy: "This substance appears to contain a peculiar metal, but as yet Aluminum has not been obtained in a perfectly free state, though alloys of it with other metalline substances have been procured sufficiently distinct to indicate the probable nature of alumina."[69] But the same year, an anonymous contributor to the Quarterly Review, a British political-literary journal, in a review of Davy's book, objected to aluminum and proposed the name aluminium, "for so we shall take the liberty of writing the word, in preference to aluminum, which has a less classical sound."

The -ium suffix conformed to the precedent set in other newly discovered elements of the time: potassium, sodium, magnesium, calcium, and strontium (all of which Davy isolated himself). Nevertheless, -um spellings for elements were not unknown at the time, as for example platinum, known to Europeans since the 16th century, molybdenum, discovered in 1778, and tantalum, discovered in 1802. The -um suffix is consistent with the universal spelling alumina for the oxide (as opposed to aluminia), as lanthana is the oxide of lanthanum, and magnesia, ceria, and thoria are the oxides of magnesium, cerium, and thorium respectively.

The aluminum spelling is used in the Webster's Dictionary of 1828. In his advertising handbill for his new electrolytic method of producing the metal in 1892, Charles Martin Hall used the -um spelling, despite his constant use of the -ium spelling in all the patents[58] he filed between 1886 and 1903. It has consequently been suggested[by whom?] that the spelling reflects an easier-to-pronounce word with one fewer syllable, or that the spelling on the flyer was a mistake.[citation needed] Hall's domination of production of the metal ensured that aluminum became the standard English spelling in North America.

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Q:What are good brands of aluminum tape?
There are many brands of aluminum tape. The features vary with manufacturers. We cannot say which is best, but say which is better.
Q:What's the specification of aluminum tape?
Aluminum foil tape can work with all the seams of the aluminum foil composite material, the seal of puncturing spot of bar for line and repair of breakage. It is the main material of refrigerators and freezers factory, and also the must-purchasing raw materials of heat preservation material distribution department. Products are widely used in refrigerators, air conditioning, automobile, petrochemical, bridge, hotel, electronics and other industries. The product description of aluminum tape. Its purity is higher than 99.95% to eliminate electromagnetic interference (EMI), prevent electromagnetic wave from harming human body and avoid the voltage and current to influence function. In addition, electrostatic discharge after the ground has a good effect. Material is polyester fiber, which is not easy to appear cracks and be damaged in the repeated usage or bendings. It has pasting ability, good conductivity and can easily fit in the wire winding and also can be cut according to customer requirements into specifications.
Q:Is the aluminium air duct poisonous?
There is no rubber and plasticization. The aluminium paper is poisonousless even burned in the high temperature environment. And it can be used as the package of food.
Q:What are the advantages of aluminum foil?
Aluminum foil material is soft metal film, the main advantages of which are as follows: 1.It is moisture-proof, air sealing, light shading, wear resistant, fragnance-holding, non-toxic and tasteless; 2.It has a silvery luster and is easy to print all kinds of beautiful patterns of all colors; 3. After aluminum foil composited with plastic and paper, it integrates shielding of the aluminum foil, strength of paper and thermal insulation of plastic, and further improves the shielding function of aluminum foil tape as packing material from moisture, air, ultroviolet rays and bacterial, which has greatly expanded the application market of aluminum foil.
Q:What are the characteristics of color coated aluminum coil?
3. Weather resistance: Then coated, high-temperature baking paint patterns, and high gloss retention, good color stability, color change is minimal. Polyester paint warranty of 10 years, 20 years or more fluorocarbon warranty.
Q:How does the aluminum foil bag recycle?
The paper box should be thrown to "container",and the aluminum foil bag should also be thrown to "container".the 20% of paper and the 5% of the plastic film should be disposed.the aluminum foil paper also need to be disposed together with the paper and plastic film.the rate of recycle disposal should be reached in the range of 40% to 50%.The PE part of aluminum foil is disposed by the incinerato. Then the disposed material should sent to waste plant.
Q:What are the types of aluminum tape?
There are two types: specifications (0.05 mm to 0.08 mm) and width (48 mm, 58 mm). Customization for other specifications are available. The length of each volume ranges from 20 to 30. The aluminum foil is single-sided conductive single-sided conductive aluminum foil with the thickness of 10-40! It is also the necessary material for the sales department of thermal insulated material. Aluminum tape is widely used in refrigerator, air conditioning, automobile, petrochemical, bridge, hotels and so on.
Q:What's the aluminum foil flexible air hose?
Generally speaking, aluminum foil flexible air hose is used in dust collection and exhaust in bathroom.
Q:Introduction of aluminum foil
Friction. Hiphotos. Aluminum foil is a kind of thermoprinting material made by calendaring aluminum into sheet, Whose thermoprinting effect is similar to that of silver foil.
Q:Is it aluminum good or PVC plastic good for the refrigerator inner container?
The aluminum is good because it can preserve the temperature!

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