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foil

For bottle see below capsule,

The cork covering capsule, which usually contains an imprint indicating the wine or producer. This capsule is the uppermost part of a film that closely encloses the bottle neck. This will make the cork before drying out, the pollution with for example bacteria as well as infestation by the Korkmotte and their egg laying protected and also the OTR rate (Gas exchange) between the contents of the bottle and the outside world or access by oxygen slowed down. Last...

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