ALIGAL™ is Air Liquide's premium range of food-grade gases, specifically developed in order to preserve the quality of food and beverage products.
ALIGAL™ ensures the highest quality and safety standards in Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP), chilling, freezing, carbonation and inerting processes to optimize food safety and preservation, processing costs and product quality.
By preserving the freshest characteristics of food and extending shelf life, ALIGAL™ food-quality gases empower food processors and retailers to:
- Reduce product returns
- Greater flexibility in production scheduling
- Improve product consistency
- Control inventory more effectively and economically
- Distribute products over greater distances
- Strengthen the branding of value-added products
ALIGAL™ pure gases and gas mixtures preserve the natural color and flavor of fresh food and beverages while inhibiting spoilage due to oxidation, bacteria and mold. Each ALIGAL™ protective atmosphere gas has been scientifically formulated to address the specific shelf life requirements of a wide selection of food, ranging from case-ready meats, fresh poultry, processed meats, cheese and freshly cut salads to prepared entrées, fresh pasta, sandwich kits, snack foods and bakery products.
ALIGAL™ gases are available in a range of blends appropriate to specific foods and meet standards for approved food packaging uses. They are colorless and odorless and comply with procedure controls and quality assurance throughout the production process. Strict filling and testing procedures assure a consistent and quality product.
Beverage-quality ALIGAL™ gases help eliminate flat beer, airborne bacteria and odors associated with air compressors. They also improve shelf life with oxygen reduction via purging or dosing, as well as quality control for better product consistency.
Optimized carbon dioxide ranges and packaging options deliver purity to suit any application.
Air Liquide produces ALIGAL™ is available in different gas types and comes in cylinders.
Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
The Air Liquide Gas Encyclopedia allows you to quickly access a host of information on the physical and chemical properties of more than 135 gas molecules.
Easy Gas Converter App
The Air Liquide Easy Gas Converter app gives users the ability to instantly calculate volume conversions from gaseous to liquid state for 14 gas molecules such as nitrogen, oxygen and hydrogen.