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  • additives
  • In contrast to glass or metal packaging materials, packages made with plastic are permeable at different degrees to small molecules like gases, water vapour, and organic vapour and to other low molecular weight compounds like aromas, flavour, and additives present into food. (hindawi.com)
  • According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization/World Health Organization (FAO/WHO) Joint Expert Committee on Food Additives, the safe upper limit for mineral oil saturated hydrocarbons (MOSH) in foodstuffs is 0.6mg/kg. (www.nhs.uk)
  • This study of foodstuffs showed that the limit considered safe for mineral oil saturated hydrocarbons (MOSH) (0.6 mg/kg), as set by the FAO/WHO Joint Expert Committee on Food Additives, was "frequently exceeded" by a factor of 10-100. (www.nhs.uk)
  • 2017
  • The share of board tubs more than tripled between 2012 and 2017 as the leader company Numil Gida increased the number of its products sold in this packaging type. (euromonitor.com)
  • In 2017, the aluminium/plastic pouches format was present under prepared baby food. (euromonitor.com)
  • Donkin
  • Donkin was involved with tinning of iron from 1808 and was keen to expand it to the food industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • By late spring 1813 they were appointing agents on the south coast to sell the preserved food to outbound ships, and the British Admiralty placed large orders with the firm of Donkin, Hall and Gamble for tinned meat. (wikipedia.org)
  • consumers
  • Thus, glass jars under prepared baby food and glass bottles under other baby food, for baby juices, posted growth over the review period as they were deemed suitable packaging types by health-conscious consumers. (euromonitor.com)
  • Consumers' increased willingness to breastfeed their babies as awareness of the benefits of doing so increases will cause demand for prepared baby food to stagnate over the forecast period. (sbwire.com)
  • Unfortunately, in the heat of that battle, consumers seeking better food choices may suffer in the short-term as they continue to make attempts to decode each unique food labeling system currently available. (dietsinreview.com)
  • The unique properties of these materials (insulation and weight reduction) and their ability to be made into a variety of shapes and sizes, provided foodservice operators, and consumers, with a wider variety of packaging choices. (wikipedia.org)
  • for cleaning and sanitizing kitchenware and tableware shall provide only single-use kitchenware, single-service articles, and single-use articles for use by food employees and single-service articles for use by consumers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Food Code further states "in situations in which the reuse of multiuse items could result in foodborne illness to consumers, single-service and single-use articles must be used to ensure safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surveys within the EU projects "Freshlabel" and "Chill-on" have shown a positive feedback by consumers to the use of TTIs on food products. (wikipedia.org)
  • ISBN
  • title= (help) ASTM F1416 Standard Guide for Selection of Time-Temperature Indicators Yam, K. L., "Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology", John Wiley & Sons, 2009, ISBN 978-0-470-08704-6 Taoukis, P. and T.P. Labuza. (wikipedia.org)
  • paperboard
  • In a recent study, Swiss researchers analysed samples of dry food stored in recycled "paperboard" boxes and found that the amount of mineral oil they contained was frequently between 10 to 100 times greater than the "safe limit" set by international organisations. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Their study follows previous research suggesting that mineral oil concentration in recycled paperboard was too high for use in food packaging. (www.nhs.uk)
  • The food samples were on average two to three months old, had been stored in mostly recycled paperboard packaging, and were intended by manufacturers to be stored for extended periods of time. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Paper and paperboard packaging like pizza trays, French fry trays, Chinese noodle soup boxes, hamburger clamshell trays, etc., are developed by printers utilizing paper converting equipment such as tray formers. (wikipedia.org)
  • chemical
  • The selection of the best packaging material is a crucial point for food market, because it needs to be versatile enough to withstand handling process forces maintaining physical and chemical integrity and suitable for barrier properties to several gases used in MAP techniques (e.g. (hindawi.com)
  • The Food Packaging Forum addresses food packaging issues with regulators, scientists, business decision makers, media and communication experts, about topics including chemical migration, endocrine disruptors, low dose effects, mixture toxicity. (wikipedia.org)
  • milk
  • These nutrients are provided by fruits and vegetables, whole grain foods, low fat milk, cheese, eggs, peanut butter and dry beans and special foods like soy beverages and tofu. (tn.gov)
  • This favours specific trends in terms of feeding, such as replacing breastfeeding with milk formula at the end of their maternity leave, and the purchase of prepared baby food, in order to save time on food preparation. (bharatbook.com)
  • Powder milk formula recorded a 3% increase in retail packaging unit volume sales during 2015, which was the result of smaller packs performing well. (bharatbook.com)
  • oils
  • The reports are based on research looking at the possibility of the mineral oils found in some food packaging transferring themselves into foodstuffs they contain, and whether these mineral oils pose a potential health risk. (www.nhs.uk)
  • There have been several different studies on the migration of mineral oils into foodstuffs, but the one the press focused on was undertaken by Dr Koni Grob and other researchers from the Food Safety Laboratory in Zurich, Switzerland. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Described as "oilmen and salters," West & Wyatt had factory premises at 11 King Street (now Shaftesbury Avenue) in Soho in 1818, packaging and supplying sweet oils, foods preserved in oil, and crystallised fruits and preserves. (wikipedia.org)
  • suitable
  • Bulk commodities (such as salt) can be divided into packages that are a more suitable size for individual households. (wikipedia.org)
  • The patent specifies that it was issued to Peter Durand, a merchant of Hoxton Square, Middlesex, United Kingdom, for a method of preserving animal food, vegetable food and other perishable articles using various vessels made of glass, pottery, tin or other suitable metals. (wikipedia.org)
  • A carton is a type of packaging suitable for food, pharmaceuticals, hardware, and many other types of products. (wikipedia.org)
  • preservation
  • Temperature and humidity parameters are of crucial importance for food quality preservation, especially in real life situations, like food market, and house long-life use. (hindawi.com)
  • The preservation procedure was to fill up a vessel with food and cap it. (wikipedia.org)
  • Regarding the foreign friend of Durand, who had given him the food preservation idea, extensive research in 19th century archives has revealed that he was French inventor Philippe de Girard. (wikipedia.org)
  • freezer
  • Refrigerator Perhaps the most ubiquitous domestic item of food storage is the fridge or fridge-freezer in which a wide variety of foodstuffs are contained and preserved through the use of low temperatures. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a typical design cold air from the freezer compartment is ducted to the fresh food compartment and circulated back into the freezer compartment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Time temperature indicators are commonly used on food, pharmaceutical, and medical products to indicate exposure to excessive temperature (and time at temperature). (wikipedia.org)
  • products
  • Time-temperature indicators can be used on food products that are dependent on a controlled temperature environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • As TTIs help assure the cool chain of food products, they are expected to reduce the amount of food waste, as well as reducing the number of foodborne illnesses. (wikipedia.org)
  • help indicate
  • Packages can be made with improved tamper resistance to deter tampering and also can have tamper-evident features to help indicate tampering. (wikipedia.org)
  • Packages may include authentication seals to help indicate that the package and contents are not counterfeit. (wikipedia.org)
  • To the degree that these physical changes in the indicator match the degradation rate of the food, the indicator can help indicate probable food degradation. (wikipedia.org)
  • technology
  • For example, Xerox and Thinfilm, a Norwegian technology company, are collaborating to produce smart printed chips for packaging giants that may use billions of chips a year. (xerox.com)
  • Food Technology magazine provides deep coverage of critical issues and advances in food science. (ift.org)
  • Food Technology online archives extend to July 1999. (ift.org)
  • IFT offers members many opportunities to engage with the food science and technology community. (ift.org)
  • Hosted by the Chinese Institute of Food Science and Technology. (ift.org)
  • IFT salary survey reports feature data on the compensation of professionals within food science and technology. (ift.org)
  • Piergiovanni, Schiraldi (January 2001), "Performances of time-temperature indicators in the study of temperature exposure of packaged fresh foods", Packaging Technology and Science, 14 (1): 1-39, doi:10.1002/pts.521 BBC News (PDF) http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/bsp/hi/pdfs/foodwewaste_fullreport08_05_08.pdf. (wikipedia.org)
  • reuse
  • The composting or other reuse of biodegradable waste-such as food or garden waste-is also considered recycling. (wikipedia.org)
  • extend
  • Actually the optimization behaviour of packaging permeability is of crucial importance, in order to extend the food shelf-life and to reach the best engineering solution. (hindawi.com)
  • Some packages contain desiccants or oxygen absorbers to help extend shelf life. (wikipedia.org)
  • temperature
  • Furthermore, the intrinsic composition of the packed food (e.g., pH, fat content, aroma compound) may have an influence on the sorption characteristics of the packaging materials, while environmental factors like temperature and, for some polymers, relative humidity may affect their barrier characteristics [ 4 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Plastics are used because the material is lightweight and holds the temperature of hot/cold food and beverages. (wikipedia.org)
  • risks
  • Although the research into mineral oil found in packaged foodstuffs has raised an important issue, this study has not looked directly at the possible health risks of mineral oil in humans, and these are largely unknown at the current time. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Security - Packaging can play an important role in reducing the security risks of shipment. (wikipedia.org)
  • based in Zurich, Switzerland, which promotes knowledge and understanding of scientific facts and controversies of health risks arising from food packaging materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • biscuits
  • In this recent study, researchers analysed 119 samples of dry food on the German market, including cereals, biscuits, pasta and rice. (www.nhs.uk)
  • inventor
  • The original inventor had only experimented with small food volumes, whereas Durand envisioned future large scale production and therefore preserved up to 30 pounds (13.6 kg) of meat in one can. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • Over the review period, parents became more health-conscious and at the same time demanded packaging types that offered convenience. (euromonitor.com)
  • The boiling time was not specified, and was said to depend on the food and vessel size. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • Smaller quantities of food were stored in baskets made from woven grasses or leaves and such designs have remained in use to the present day. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1920, Crosse & Blackwell made a successful £612,856 bid to acquire a factory site in Branston, just outside Burton upon Trent, which they pledged to turn into the largest and best equipped food preserving plant in the British Empire. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • The Independent said that "the cereal packet on your breakfast table could be a health hazard" while The Daily Telegraph reported Swiss research which found that recycled cardboard packaging may contaminate the foodstuffs stored inside. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Tests on recycled packaging found it contained mineral oil, a component of printing ink. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Several members of the Royal Society and the Royal Institution examined the food upon its arrival, and found that it was perfectly preserved. (wikipedia.org)
  • situations
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Food Code authoritatively spells out the sanitary and health advantages of single-use foodservice packaging in specific situations: "A food establishment without facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • product
  • Food companies have already begun to introduce their own line of similar labels designed to point out what makes their product better than their competitor's variety. (dietsinreview.com)
  • Information transmission - Packages and labels communicate how to use, transport, recycle, or dispose of the package or product. (wikipedia.org)
  • Marketing - The packaging and labels can be used by marketers to encourage potential buyers to purchase the product. (wikipedia.org)