Tags: Food Packaging

Researchers create recyclable films for food packaging

The world produces a corrupt amount of plastic, and we just recycle a portion from it — under 10%, as indicated by generally assesses. While we’re gaining some ground, huge numbers of the plastic products we use today are as yet not recyclable, and even some that are in fact recyclable aren’t reused practically speaking.…

Missouri lawmaker wants to ban local rules for food packaging

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A Missouri state legislator needs to preclude neighborhood governments from banning food and drink packaging amid a push by environmentalists to decrease the utilization of single-use plastics. State Rep. Dan Shaul, an Imperial Republican and director of the Missouri Grocers Association, filed legislation that would preclude bans, restrictions or different regulations…

Evaluating the Safety of Food Packaging Using Chromatography

Food packaging materials have historically been composed of glass, metals, paper, paperboard, and plastics that are typically combined with varied inks, adhesives, and coatings. Each of those materials is fastidiously assessed for his or her effectiveness to preserve food merchandise, and if any doubtless unwanted chemical residues from these materials will migrate into food. To…