What is a lidding foil?

Lidding foil, also known as lid foil or lid, is a thin sheet of aluminum or composite material used to seal containers such as cups, jars, and trays to protect the contents inside.

Lidding foils come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and designs to suit different types of containers and packaging applications. They can be printed with branding, logos, and product information to enhance a product’s shelf appeal.

Aluminum foil for lid

Aluminum foil for lid

Advantages and characteristics of aluminum foil for lid

Lidding foils are designed to provide a secure seal to prevent product leakage, contamination and deterioration. They are also used to maintain the freshness, aroma and flavor of food or beverages.

Lidding foils are usually coated with a heat-sealable material that can be bonded to the container using heat and pressure. The sealing process creates an airtight seal that prevents air, moisture and other contaminants from entering the container.

The parameters of aluminum foil for lid

  • Alloy: 1145,1235,3003, 8011 etc
  • Thickness: 0.012mm – 0.05mm
  • Width: 250mm – 1000mm

The main function of aluminum foil for cover

Protect the items inside the package from the influence of the external environment, prevent moisture, oxygen and other harmful substances from entering the package, and affect the quality and stability of the items. In addition, aluminum foil for cover can also be used as product identification and packaging decoration to improve the aesthetics and grade of the product.

Manufacturing process of aluminum foil for cover

Such as the use of nano-materials, special coating technology, etc.

What are the applications about aluminum foil for lid?

aluminum foil for coffee capsule lid, aluminum foil for food container lid, aluminum foil for yogurt cup lid, water cup lid etc

Lidding foils are commonly used in the packaging industry for food and beverage products such as yogurt, cheese, coffee, and other ready-to-eat foods.

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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.