Apart from the convenience, hygiene and efficiency that provided by the aerosols, one kind of the cosmetics packaging, people nowadays are paying more attention to the material and the processing procedure of the cosmetics packaging, pursuing Package with green credentials. The environmental advantages can be more important than the function as the green tide is sweeping all over the world.
A naturally green option
Many aerosols tend to be made from tinplated steel which is lightweight, smooth, flexible, and 100 percent recyclable. Steel has a number of advantages as a packaging material, as it can be infinitely recycled, with no loss of quality. Because of this, the European Parliament recently recognized metal as a permanent material. According to APEAL (Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging), steel recycling hit a record rate of 72% in 2009, the last year for which data is available. That figure has doubled in the past 10 years and represents an increase of 2% from 2008 rates alone.
According to the data, the metal usage can be a trend in cosmetics packaging industry.