https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tin_foil

Tin foil, also spelled tinfoil, is a thin foil made of tin. Actual tin foil was superseded after World War II by cheaper and more durable aluminium foil, which is still ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aluminium_foil

Aluminium foil (or aluminum foil), often referred to with the misnomer tin foil, is aluminium prepared in thin metal leaves with a thickness less than 0.2 mm (7.9 ...

http://mentalfloss.com/article/56563/why-do-we-sometimes-call-aluminum-foil-tin-foil

May 8, 2014 ... In the early part of the 20th century, most of the foil produced was, in fact, made of tin. It was used in packaging—cigarette packs were lined with ...

https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-difference-between-tin-foil-and-aluminum

“Tin paper” is produced by metal tin rolling, and “aluminum foil” is produced by metal aluminum rolling. Tin foil is softer than alumin...

http://theconversation.com/why-you-shouldnt-wrap-your-food-in-aluminium-foil-before-cooking-it-57220

Apr 6, 2016 ... If you're baking fish, roasting vegetables or preparing a piece of meat for dinner tonight, chances are that you'll wrap your food in aluminium foil ...

https://curiosity.com/topics/think-saving-your-food-in-aluminum-foil-helps-the-environment-think-again-curiosity/

May 31, 2017 ... Well, about that...aluminum foil itself isn't the most eco-friendly ... When you wrap up your leftover linguine in tinfoil and stick it in the fridge for ...

https://www.cooksinfo.com/aluminum-foil

Are you in a part of the world where they spell it aluminum foil or aluminium foil? Chances are, though, that both get pronounced “tin foil.” Tin foil was actually ...

https://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/tools-products/aluminum-foil-dos-donts

Mar 8, 2017 ... Do line baking pans with aluminum foil. This will make cleanup of anything from brownies to oil-drizzled roasted vegetables a snap. Food can ...

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/why-you-shouldnt-wrap-you_b_9622502

Apr 6, 2016 ... While cooking your food in aluminium pots or pans isn't a bad thing, placing it in foil and putting it in the oven is problematic. This is especially ...

https://ell.stackexchange.com/q/94737

Jun 26, 2016 ... Several commenters have wondered if the commonality of "tin foil" in the ngrams in other answers is affected by the phrase "tin foil hat" ...