Tag: aluminum drink containers

Coffee and tea aluminum containers: What you need to know

When coffee is served in a glass container, the glass is coated with a coating of aluminum oxide.This coating protects the beverage from being contaminated by the aluminum oxide while remaining safe for drinking.But the aluminum in a coffee beverage also can lead to a risk of cancer and...

Aluminum drinking containers to be removed from Australian market

Metal containers are being removed from the Australian market, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has announced.The consumer watchdog’s new guidelines mean that aluminum drinking containers will be phased out by the end of 2022.Aluminum drinking containers are the most popular container type, accounting for almost half of all...

Which aluminum drink container should I buy?

In the age of disposable drinks, the most common choice is aluminum containers.According to a study released by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in April, only 14% of the world’s aluminum drinking containers contain a plastic bottle opener and nearly half of those are made in China.But the...

How the aluminum drink container has become an iconic American icon

This is the story of how aluminum used in drinking containers has become the iconic American symbol.It all began in 1976 when a group of young college students from the University of Colorado was studying how to create the first beverage containers with aluminum, said Chris O’Connell, the professor...