Alcoa aluminum is found in packaging in various sectors, such as food, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.
The aluminum foil produced by the company is impermeable, opaque and corrosion-resistant, which are characteristics that are essential for conserving packaged contents. Its flexibility also allows it to be combined with any other material, such as plastic, for example, for producing packaging.
Because of its superior performance in protecting packaged products, Alcoa aluminum foil is used in the packaging segment in a variety of ways. The main ones are:
- Food sector: dairy products, dehydrated food, confectionary, drinks, animal feed, coffee etc.;
Pharmaceutical sector: blisters, strips, sachets and membranes for bottles;
Cosmetics: tubes for toothpaste and creams, in general.