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Closures

Aludium is a leading provider of aluminium products used to manufacture closures and bottle caps. These products protect and preserve:

  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Food-grade oils
  • Other food grade and non-food liquids.

Aludium’s products and processes comply with US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European directives regarding the use of aluminium which comes into contact with food, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

Aludium Alicante has an excellent reputation as a reliable, flexible and innovative partner for closure makers. The mill is one of the world’s leading providers of aluminium sheets for closure applications, and the preferred aluminium supplier for complex aluminium screw caps.

Our rolling technology produces aluminium sheets which are appropriate for extremely deep drawn and highly decorated closures. By using these products, closure makers can achieve a wide variety of painted finishes which will differentiate their products in the market. Aludium’s Cindal R&D facility also has a full range of prototyping equipment which can be used to optimise and test new types of closures.

Click on the + symbols below to find out more about our portfolio of aluminium products for the closures market.


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Closures
Long Aluminium Closures
ROPP (Roll-On Pilfer- Proof) and Screw-On for liquor, wine, water and oil&vinegar. Non carbonated and soft carbonated drinks
Alloy Condition Temper
8011 Degreased, conversion coated and oiled (DOS), Mill Finish According to EN-541
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil Leveled 0,18-0,35 800-1520 in coil
Non leveled Width range: 500-1250mm in sheet
Sheet Leveled Length range: 600-1100mm in sheet
Short Aluminium Closures
ROPP and Screw-On for beverages like sparkly wine&water, soft drinks and beer. Non carbonated and carbonated drinks
Alloy Condition Temper
3105, 8011 Degreased, conversion coated and oiled (DOS), Mill Finish According to EN-541
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil Leveled 0,18-0,35 800-1520 in coil
Non leveled Width range: 500-1250mm in sheet
Sheet Leveled Length range: 600-1100mm in sheet
Pharmacy and Parapharmacy
Degreased coils
Alloy Condition Temper
8011 Degreased, Mill Finish According to EN-541
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil Leveled 0,18-0,35 800-1520
Non leveled
Easy Open
Higher strength alloys able to substitute steel crown when high mechanical properties are necessaries (5XXX), also 8011 for other applications
Non carbonated and carbonated drinks
Alloy Condition Temper
5052, 8011 Degreased, conversion coated and oiled (DOS), Mill Finish According to EN-541
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil Leveled 0,18-0,35 800-1520 in coil
Non leveled Width range: 500-1250mm in sheet
Sheet Leveled Length range: 600-1100mm in sheet
Aludium - Thin closures

COLD ROLLED COILS AND STRIPS for PACKAGING – DRINKS
Aluminium used to protect cork seals in alcoholic drinks bottles such as champagne, wine, and beer. An infinite range of painted finish possibilities allows product differentiation and a high level of aesthetics.
Thin Closures
Ready-to-paint aluminium foil to protect wine and champagne closures. It can also be used to form a complex closure with plastic.
Alloy Condition Temper
1050, 1200 Degreased and converted, ready for painting O
Format Finishing Thickness (in mm) Width (in mm)
Coil 0.041 – 0.200 Maximum 1250 mm (if converted)