Conference: Packaging of the future

Zurich University of Applied Sciences holds annual food conference on November 23, 2017 in Wädenswil, Switzerland; future trends and challenges in food packaging to be discussed; registration open until November 8, 2017

Turkey to adopt new food contact regulations

Turkey notifies World Trade Organizations of two new regulations regarding authorization of food contact substances and active and intelligent materials; possible adoption July 30, 2017; deadline for comments July 29-30, 2017

Nano applications in food

EFSA-commissioned study finds nanotechnology most often used for food additives, food contact materials; nanoencapsulates, silver, titanium dioxide, silica common; increasing use of organic nanomaterials

Intelligent packaging: Applications overview

Scientists review basic principles and market applications of intelligent food packaging; discuss the obstacles to a broader market penetration

Active and intelligent packaging congress

Congress of active and intelligent packaging industry to take place on November 14-15, 2016 in Amsterdam

Overview of active and intelligent food packaging

Korean researchers review characteristics, application type and effectiveness of current active and intelligent packaging technologies