Earth Day is an annual global celebration highlighting the importance of sustainability, recycling, water conservation, and other ways to save the planet. Here are some examples of food packaging that pitches in on the eco effort with compostable materials, natural paper, and other features.
Packaging material manufacturers must control and monitor their product to ensure there is no risk from extractable and leachable components, said Waters.
A safety evaluation application by Arkema for an additive in rigid PVC plastics has been backed by a European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) panel.
Drinking straws shaped as glasses have been recalled in more than 20 countries including Ireland because Di(2-Propyl Heptyl) phthalate (DPHP) was detected.
Four people who attended the recent Food Safety Summit conference and exhibition reportedly have been stricken with a foodborne pathogen.
Sonoco is plunking down $5m to transform one of its facilities into a center dedicated to packaging consultation and creation.
Recycled fibres in paper packaging can contain mineral oil residues but coatings can protect foods from these substances, according to BASF.
Front-of-package food labelling greatly boosts a consumer’s ability to comprehend nutrition data and make informed choices, according to a recent study.
The Food Safety Summit is just one of an astounding amount of food events dedicated to sanitation, quality, testing, and other industry issues—examining the show's features can help weigh the benefits of attending.
Sunshine Burger’s Black Bean South West veggie burger has been named among the Cleanest Packaged Foods of 2014.
Just in time for Earth Day, the Carton Council of North America has announced the number of US households with access to carton recycling jumped by 1m in the first quarter of 2014.
Shimadzu said meeting customer demand for food safety and quality control depends on what they want to see or know from their samples.
Bold and unusual flavours, added functionality, and developments in packaging are being created for Greek yogurt, according to Zenith International.