What is aluminum foil for containers?

Aluminum foil for containers is a type of aluminum foil specially designed for food packaging and storage.

It is commonly used to make disposable food containers, trays, and pans for easy transport and for cooking, baking, and serving food.

Aluminum foil for containers, often called aluminum food containers or aluminum foil food trays, is designed to meet specific requirements for food packaging.

Aluminium foil for containers is usually made from a thin sheet of aluminium coated with a thin layer of plastic or wax to provide extra strength and prevent food from sticking to the foil. Aluminum foil for containers is then rolled into large rolls, which are then cut and formed into the shape and size required for a particular container.

Advantages of using aluminum foil as a container

It is lightweight and easy to transport, making it a popular choice for takeout and delivery services.

It is also heat and moisture-resistant and can be easily molded to fit the shape of the food being packaged.

In addition, aluminium foil for containers is recyclable and an environmentally friendly choice for food packaging.

Aluminum foil specifications for containers

The specifications of aluminum foil used in containers can vary depending on the use scenario, but here are some common specifications and characteristics:

Alloy: The most commonly used aluminum alloy for food containers is 3003, or 8011.

Thickness: Aluminum foil for containers is typically 0.03 mm (30 microns) to 0.2 mm (200 microns) thick.

Coatings: Some aluminum foils for containers may have a food-safe coating or lining, which may include a heat-seal paint or polymer film.

Status: Most commonly H22 or H24.

Embossing: Embossing can add rigidity to a container and make it more visually appealing.

Packaging: Aluminum foil for containers usually comes in rolls or pre-sliced packages.

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Aluminum foil production line


  • Package: Wooden case
  • Standard Wooden case specification: Length*Width*Hight=1.4m*1.3m*0.8m
  • Once needed,wooden case dimension could be redesigned as required.
  • Per wooden case Gross Weight scale: 500-700KG Net Weight: 450-650KG
  • Remark: For special packaging requirements, corresponding shall be added accordingly.