The standard size of a soda can is 12 ounces or 355 ml. Most beverages come in these sizes, but some companies offer other types of cans, such as a nip can that is 8.4 ounces or 248 ml in volume.
A soda can's diameter is 2.13 inches and its height is 4.83 inches. Its walls are about 0.0102cm thick. The average soda can weighs about 15 grams or a half ounce.
A typical empty soda can is about 16.5 grams or about a quarter of an ounce in weight. It may be heavier or lighter depending on the type of drink, and how much water is used to fill it up.
Popular soda brands such as Coke and Pepsi typically contain 39g of carbohydrates, all from sugar for a 12 fl. oz can.
Coca Cola also contains 30 mg of sodium and 34 mg of caffeine per 12 fl. oz can, but there are also many drinks on the market that have no added salt or caffeine.
The serving size of a can of soda depends on where it is sold in the world. It is usually 8 oz in the United States, but it can be 7.5 or 6.8 oz in Japan and Russia.
Aluminum is a nontoxic material that has a high corrosion resistance and is lightweight, so it can be made in various shapes. It is a popular choice for soft drinks because it is durable, affordable, and easy to clean. Soda cans are also available in many different colors, so they are a popular choice for both kids and adults alike.