Today aluminium is used in a wide range of applications and everyday products.
In mass transport and the automotive industry – whether as engine blocks or car bodies, coaches for high-speed trains or in aircraft construction – aluminium saves energy through weight saving.
The durability of maintenance-free window frames, facades and roofs as well as its good reflective properties make aluminium an essential material for the building industry.
In packaging, aluminium protects perishable foods and pharmaceuticals against the impacts of light and oxygen thanks to its impermeable metal barrier.
With one kilogramme of aluminium by far more groceries can be packed than with any other metallic packaging material.
Its good conductivity make aluminium an interesting material for the electrical industry.
Its characteristic look make aluminium an ideal material for modern design.