PHBOTTLE is said to be first bioplastic package obtained from the sugars contained in wastewater.
May 12, 2016
AINIA Technology Centre, Spain, the European Fruit Juice Association (AIJN), Brussels, Belgium, and several partners from different countries helped create the PHBOTTLE, what is said to be first bioplastic package obtained from the sugars contained in wastewater.
For cold food manufacturers, one of the key components in ensuring improved product packaging is producing packaging labels that are visually appealing, stick on easily and adhere as intended for the duration of the product’s life cycle.
This novel food packaging material can slow down fungal growth, doubling the shelf life of perishable foods.
April 26, 2016
Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) developed an environmentally-friendly food packaging material that is free from chemical additives, by fortifying natural chitosan-based composite film with grapefruit seed extract.