Unformatted text preview: therefore, its use, including packaging applications, developed rapidly. In the US, we have very little bauxite, so we import virtually all of the aluminum we consume (other than what we get through recycling). Compared to a similar volume of steel, its weight is about 1/3 and it has about 1/3 as much strength. Some characteristics of aluminum include being: Steel Cans for Food Products...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2012 for the course PKG 101 taught by Professor Haroldhughes during the Spring '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '08