Aluminum is used in a great number of household items
as well as many industrial equipment, what are these item you ask? Well read on to find out. Some of the common household
items which contain aluminum are as follows; kitchen utensils (spoons, forks, knives, etc.) pots and pans, pop cans, pie plates,
and even your lamps that light your home contain aluminum. There are also many means of transportation which contain aluminum
such as automobiles, airplanes and railways. Aluminum is used in cars and trucks because it can make a very fuel efficient
engine, this is because aluminum has a very low weight and with a low weight you reduce fuel consumption.
"Did you know?": In a vehicle crash involving a largely aluminum vehicle a large ammount of the shock is absorbed by the structure,
and not by the people riding in the vehicle?