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Aluminum Foil: Should the Shiny Side be Up or Down When Cooking?

nce aluminum foil has a shiny side and a dull side, many cooking resources say that when cooking foods wrapped or covered with aluminum foil, the shiny side should be down, facing the food, and the dull side up. This is because the shiny side is more reflective and so will reflect more of the radiant heat than the duller side. Is this true? Although most resources still say it is true, the shiny side should be down, some newer sources [...]

How to Minimize Your Exposure to Aluminum When Cooking

How to Minimize Your Exposure to Aluminum When Cooking chichen cooked wiht aluminum foil It’s impossible to completely remove aluminum from your diet, but you can work to minimize it. The World Health Organization (WHO) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have agreed that levels below 2 mg per 2.2 pounds (1 kg) body weight per week are unlikely to cause health problems . The European Food Safety Authority uses a more conservative estimate of 1 mg per 2.2 pounds (1 kg) body [...]

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Is It Safe to Use Aluminum Foil in Cooking?

Aluminum foil is a common household product that’s often used in cooking. Some claim that using aluminum foil in cooking can cause aluminum to seep into your food and put your health at risk. However, others say it’s entirely safe to use. This article explores the risks associated with using aluminum foil and determines whether or not it is acceptable for everyday use. What Is Aluminum Foil?                                                                Aluminum foil, or tin foil, is a paper-thin, shiny sheet of aluminum metal. It’s made by [...]

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Aluminum conductor steel reinforced  (ACSR)

ACSR or ACSR cable or ACSR conductor used for Overhead electrical distribution and transmission lines for distributing power. Aluminum conductor steel-reinforced  (ACSR) is a type of high-capacity, high-strength stranded conductor typically used in overhead power lines. The outer strands are high-purity aluminium, chosen for its good conductivity, low weight and low cost. The center strand is steel for additional strength to help support the weight of the conductor. Steel is higher strength than aluminium which allows for increased mechanical tension [...]