Aluminum foil for use container

Ref Price:
Loading Port:
China Main Port
Payment Terms:
TT OR LC
Min Order Qty:
-
Supply Capability:
-

OKorder Service Pledge

Quality Product

Order On-line Tracking

Timely Delivery

OKorder Service Pledge

Credit Rating

Credit Services

Credit Purchasing

Share to:

Product Description:

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.


Send a message to us:

Remaining: 4000 characters

- Self introduction

- Required specifications

- Inquire about price/MOQ

Q:Aluminium daily maintenance need to pay attention to what matters?
5.aluminum during storage, you can put on the shelf small size, large size aluminum slab storage method is best to use the skids spaced from the ground at the bottom, keeping the distance to the ground is greater than 10CM; large-sized materials stacked together , it is recommended that you use the best materials up and down wood / wood and other materials spaced.
Q:Does the waterproof effect good if the SBS roll of aluminum foil used in conjunction
The same material should be used in conjuction and the waterproof should be applied to the the construction.
Q:Why the double-sided self-adhesive foil easily layered and very smelly.
Generally speaking, both sides of double-sided self-adhesive are usually isolating membrance, not aluminum foil. Both sides need to be uncovered to use as pre-installed and inverted adhered. If one layer is aluminum foil, it's one side self-adhesive. If it's smelly, it is must made of inferior raw material with one industrial waste as self-adhesive material. This kind of raw material has strong cancerogenic effects.It's also very smelly in the making process. Campus surrounding plants also die because of the smell. What's more, its waterproof effect is also decreased. You would better not to use it.
Q:What is the use of aluminum foil?
Extensive use of aluminum foil, for example: Aviation food packaging, general packaging meat, cigarette packaging. Experts according to the different characteristics of the application, it will be divided into more than 20 varieties. Different countries due to differences in levels of economic development, the consumption structure of aluminum foil big gap.
Q:Does working in the aluminum foil companies harm the health?
I am working in the same company with her and I am a maintenance worker in aluminum foil workshop.To be honest, it is the cleanest workshop in the whole factory. Only little kerosene can be smelt. What's more, her main job is foreigh trade, nearly outside the workshop.
Q:Adhesion of aluminum and glass
Firstly, clean them up and then use bi-component polyurethane structural adhesive to spice them. Make the appearance of fiberglass polished and clean.The appearance of aluminum foil would better be anodized to make it have good tenacity and strength.
Q:As for the aluminum foil reflecting coating of floor heating, which is better?
Aluminum foil reflecting coating is often used in floor heating. The following product accords with the carbon fiber filmed heater you lay.
Q:What need to use aluminum foil?
1.Flexible package. Flexible package is a bag container made from composite packaging material. It is the ideal packaging material of modern commercial which is not only has functions of moisture-proof and fresh-keeping but also can be printed on many patterns and words. With improvement of people’s live standard, there is still a great space for the development of aluminum foil for flexible package. 2.Medicine foil. Aluminum foil for medicine package mainly includes the easy open bottle cap of water aqua and injection as well as medical PTP aluminum foil. Since PTP aluminum foil is moisture-proof, convenient to carry, safe and health, it is widely applicable to the international medicine industry. 3.Composite aluminum foil for automobile.
Q:Which sides do we use when conducting the electricity.
Aluminum foil is a kind of metal paper with silver white package. it is called tin paper in Hongkong and it is a kind of pressed metal aluminum.It can be used in kitchen for cooking and the simple material.
Q:Is tin foil paper the same as aluminum foil paper?
Aluminum foil paper is an official name, commonly known as tin foil paper which is made by aluminum with no tin. The paper used for egg-tart is actually aluminum paper.

1. Manufacturer Overview

Location
Year Established
Annual Output Value
Main Markets
Company Certifications

2. Manufacturer Certificates

a) Certification Name  
Range  
Reference  
Validity Period  

3. Manufacturer Capability

a)Trade Capacity  
Nearest Port
Export Percentage
No.of Employees in Trade Department
Language Spoken:
b)Factory Information  
Factory Size:
No. of Production Lines
Contract Manufacturing
Product Price Range