The production and application of aluminum foil

Aluminum foil provides a complete barrier to light, oxygen, moisture and bacteria. For this reason, foil is used extensively in food and pharmaceutical packaging. It is also used to make aseptic packaging that enables storage of perishable goods without refrigeration. (more…)

Introduction to the characteristics of aluminum foil

Aluminum foil, commonly known as tin foil, tin foil is a kind of flattened metal aluminum manufacturing tools, mainly used for cooking in the kitchen, carrying food or to make some simple cleaning materials. Most of the aluminum foil is glossy and the other side is gray. Food can be wrapped in aluminum foil on both sides. It is usually recommended to wrap food in bright bread to improve heat conduction. Because of its soft texture, good ductility and silver-white luster, aluminum foil can also be printed if the calendered sheet is mounted on offset aluminum foil paper with sodium silicate and other materials. (more…)

Aluminum foil container in the food industry

Not only does the aluminum foil containers keep the food nice and hot for customers, but it also helps protect their meals from any bacterias and excess moisture that may be lingering around.

The aluminum foil containers market is expected to register a healthy growth rate over the forecast period.

In restaurants around the world aluminum containers are used very frequently. Restaurants use these containers to package up customers take -out orders and to store leftover food from that day.

On the basis of aluminium household foil product type, the aluminum foil containers market is segmented into:









On the basis of application, the aluminium foil containers market is segmented into:

Food and Beverage





In the food service industry, aluminum foil containers come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Some containers even come equipped with a lid, making the ease of access perfect for restaurant customers. Without access to this type of product, it would make work in the food industry much more difficult due to having to work with plastic or paper products. Even families at home are more apt to use aluminum foil as it gives their meals a longer shelf life.

Aluminum foil containers are readily used in microwave ovens as they have the capability to retain original texture, flavor, etc. which drives the larger part of demand of aluminum foil containers. Also, with an increase in work class population, the demand for packaged food has grown over the years, subsequently leading to the growth of aluminum foil containers market. However, the inclination of the manufacturers, as well as customers towards alternative packaging solutions such as plastic pouches, boxes, etc., has grown over the years owing to its cost effective nature and thus hindering the growth in the aluminum foil containers market.

Aluminum foil containers are in high demand for the food packaging industry. Based on the products type, Aluminum foil containers are classified in flexible as well as rigid containers wherein the rigid containers such as trays, boxes, bowls, etc. account for the largest market share in the global aluminum foil containers market. In terms of applications, Aluminum foil containers are also in demand from the pharmaceutical industry as aluminum foil act as the most preferred barrier resistant material.

Advantages of aluminum foil bag for food

Aluminum foil is usually used for packing meat products, dried fish, aquatic products, bacon, roast duck, roast chicken, roast pig, quick-frozen food, ham, etc. because of its light, glossy, strong reverse, strong insulation, good air separation, moisture and temperature adaptability, high temperature and low temperature , strong light shielding and excellent moisture resistance. Bacon, sausage, cooked meat, pickled vegetables, bean paste, spices and incense, durability, security flavor, color retention. (more…)

The returnability of aluminum foil sheet

What happens if the aluminum foil sheet is not recovered, but disposed directly in the incinerator? After heating, the surface of the aluminum foil will oxidize quickly, and then release a lot of energy and these energies can also be recovered. At this time, the aluminum without oxidation will melt and reclaim it in the bottom ash of the incinerator. (more…)

Simple Introduction to Aluminum Foil

Aluminum foil is obtained by pressing aluminum alloy into thin pieces. Because of its softness and good sealing effect, aluminum foil is widely applied in packaging, heat insulation and decorative materials, among which packaging best embodies its advantages.

Aluminum Foil

Aluminum foil wins popularity for several reasons. First, it’s soft and moisture resistant. This makes it particularly suitable to be used as packaging materials. Second, unlike some other metal materials that contain toxic elements, it’s nontoxic and of good wear resistance. Even if applied to daily items, it’s healthy and environmental. Third, it’s convenient to print colored designs and pictures based on its graceful silver surface, which strengthens its decorative function. Fourth, when compounded with other materials like, aluminum foil shows better strength, heat insulation, water-proof ability and anti-corrosive property. Cooked food wrapped by this kind of foil lasts over a year without going bad. Besides, it’s convenient to cook wrapped food and then open the package to eat.

With economic development and increasing demand for fast food, the application of aluminum foil is more and more widened. These days people attach more importance to appearance. They tend to believe that there will always be noble souls under attractive appearances. Beers and beverages of medium quality, if matched with aluminum seal and package, sell at a good price. Can food is contained in aluminum foil cans to keep freshness and extend guarantee period. Modern rolling mills can produce aluminum foils of larger width, thicker rolls, rapider speed and more advanced automation. The width of a roller can reach as much as 2200mm and above. The speed of rolling is 2000m/min and more. The weight of a single roll of foil is at least 20 tons. Most rolling mills are equipped with automatic system like AGC and AFC.

Attention in aluminium sheet foil production process

Aluminium sheet foil mainly used in the food packaging, medicinal aluminum foil, battery packs and other areas have a good performance. In particular, with the development of aluminium coils/foils production process, medicinal aluminum foil with its excellent moisture resistance, barrier properties, chemical resistance, chemical stability, health, the proportion of applications rising, the appearance and quality requirements of the more. The higher the market outlook is very broad. (more…)

Aluminum foil is a kind of non-toxic packaging materials

Aluminum foil is a non-toxic packaging materials, so direct contact with food will not be harmful to human health, please rest assured use.Aluminum foil is a kind of direct stamping with aluminum foil into a hot stamping material. The most important thing is that the aluminum foil is clean and hygienic, and the appearance of the round aluminum foil plate is glittering. The aluminum foil also has many characteristics and is widely used in life. (more…)