Basic parameters of aluminum foil for food packaging

Thickness: 0.006-0.2mm

Width: 20-1600mm

Material state: O, H14, H16, H18, etc.

Fields of application: packaged cooked food, marinated products, bean products, candy, chocolate, etc.

What properties does aluminum foil use for food packaging bags?

Foil has outstanding properties of impermeability (especially for oxygen and water vapor) and shading, and also has the characteristics of shape retention and rigidity. Therefore, the use of aluminum foil to package food is mainly to prevent air from entering food packaging bags.

Aluminum foil is nothing more than a 0.004 to 0.24mm thick aluminum alloy sheet, aluminum foil is 8 times thinner than a banknote, but it has good protection against

light, liquid, and bacteria.

Aluminum foil alloy parameters for food packaging

Alloy SeriesTypical Alloymaterial statusthickness(mm)width(mm)length(mm)
1XXX1100、1050、1060、1070、1235O, H14, H16, H18, etc. 




Why is aluminum foil so popular in the food packaging industry

1. High barrier, anti-oxidation, can extend the shelf life of food.
2. High mechanical strength, strong impact resistance, and puncture ability.
3. Strong adaptability, able to adapt to various environments.
4. Strong applicability, can do all kinds of packaging.
5. The appearance is beautiful, stimulating consumers’ desire to buy.
6. Green and environmental protection, low cost.


PastryChewing gum, cake, ice cream, pudding, candy, chocolate, jelly, snacks
DrinksOrdinary drinks, oolong tea, creamy cream, lactic acid drinks, alcoholic beverages, health drinks, coffee, black tea, green tea, milk, soy milk, nutritional drinks, powder drinks
Dairy productsMargarine, yogurt, cheese, cream
Other foodConvenience food, frozen food, dry food, soup, seasoning, emergency food

Executable Standards for Aluminum Foil for Food Packaging
Executable standards: national standard, American standard, European standard, Russian standard, Japanese standard, etc.

Why choose us?

Henan Huawei Aluminum Co., Ltd. is the leader of many aluminum manufactures and suppliers in China. We strictly control the quality and focus on customers. We hope to have in-depth cooperation with you and provide you with high quality aluminum material products custom OEM services. If you want to get the newest and best prices by per kg or per ton standard weight, please contact us.

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.