Food Packaging

10+ Of The Most Genius Food Packaging Designs Ever Created

Compiled by <b>Bored Panda</b>, the list below contains a wealth of clever designs to change the way you think about food packaging, from yogurt lids that …

Food

Dow, DuPont merger gets conditional antitrust approval

DuPont (DD.N) and Dow Chemical Co (DOW.N) have won U.S. antitrust approval to merge on condition that the companies sell certain crop protection …

Business (Canada)

Shocking Study Finds Water of 15 million Americans Contains Deadly Cancerous DuPont Chemical

A new study accompanied by a detailed map demonstrates the prevalence of PFCs in the American drinking water supply and the dangers it presents.

Harvard

Little Yumyum Baby food Packaging on RISD Portfolios

Little YumYum is an imaginary company that specializes in healthy, organic baby food. The brand believes that parents should choose what is best for …

Graphic Design

Food waste could be the future of food packaging

A growing number of entrepreneurs and researchers are working to turn foods such as mushrooms and milk into replacements for plastics, coatings and …

Recycling

Advocates Challenge FDA Allowance of Toxic Chemical in Food; Seeking rarely used administrative hearing on brain-stunting chemical in food packaging

(Washington, DC – June 5, 2017) Public health advocates used a little-known legal tool today to challenge a recent FDA move allowing a toxic chemical …

Natural Resources Defense Council

Aust manufacturing still growing

Australian manufacturing has continued to expand for an eighth consecutive month, albeit at a slowing rate, new figures show.<p>Export-focused …

Western Australia

Alternative Food Packaging—Food Trends

We’ve known for years that food packaging is harmful to the environment—it wastes energy, increases greenhouse gas emissions, and even hurts our …

U.S. Department of Agriculture

What plastics can you recycle?

Did you know that every type of plastic is fully recyclable?<p>And at least 20 per cent of what is in our garbage bins right now should be in our …

Recycling

Massive blaze destroys packaging facility in Hammonton

Investigators are working to find the cause of a destructive, multi-alarm blaze in Atlantic County.<p>The fire started before 9 p.m. Thursday on the 200 …

Philadelphia

Food packaging gets smart – and poses a recycling nightmare

Use of electronics in packaging is on the rise, raising questions about the recyclability of everyday products<p>In the run up to this year’s Super Bowl, US snack company Frito-Lay launched a limited run of microchipped bags of tortilla chips, supposedly capable of sensing alcohol on a user’s breath …

Recycling

FDA Refuses to Ban Toxic Chemical Used in Baby Food Packaging

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rejected a petition Thursday to ban perchlorate from our food, a chemical known to impair brain …

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Junk food packaging hijacks the same brain processes as drug and alcohol addiction

Food is important for our survival, which is why all living beings have developed an urge for high energy foods, like those high in sugar and fat. …

The Brain

Protecting industry or people? FDA refuses to ban toxic chemical in packaging for baby cereal.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today rejected a petition to ban perchlorate from our food, a chemical known to impair brain development in …

Would you eat your water bottle if that would save the planet?

New products with edible food packaging want to take the sustainability trend to a new level. Yet, experts say these products still face substantial …

Sustainability

Global Fresh Produce and Banana News

Freshfel report shows there is still misleading consumer informationThe image and name of fresh fruit is still often being misused by other food …

Food Science

What this symbol that’s on nearly half of your food actually means

The Hechsher, or the Ⓤ marking on many common food items, is a signifier that the food is certified kosher. There are various symbols that appear on food packaging. The symbols differ depending on which kosher organization has certified the food and the contents of the food. The small letters next …

Food

Ishida targets revolutionary food packaging

The new technology involves printing readable content on the entire package, allowing any point of it to be scanned to give a price, but using …

Food packaging design: how to comply with food processing methods?

Food packaging, evidently, needs to be as safe as it is appealing. Food processing methods greatly determine packaging requirements and, hence, food …

Recycling

Germany's Klöckner Agrees to Buy Linpac to Boost Food Packaging - Bloomberg

Klöckner Pentaplast Group, the German maker of packaging materials, has agreed to buy U.K. firm Linpac Senior Holdings Ltd. to bolster its food …

Business

HoReCa Focused Online Procurement Platform Adurcup Closes Pre Series A Round

Adurcup, a one-of-its-kind online procurement platform, has raised growth capital from strategic corporate investors and well-known family offices. …

Startups

ebeam Technologies and Uteco Group partner on EB curing | Labels & Labeling

Ebeam Technologies, the developer and manufacturer of electron beam (ebeam or EB) solutions and Uteco Converting S.p.A., a leading producer of …

Printing

Cloves and silver make for better food packaging

The petroleum-based plastic film typically used in food packaging is difficult to clean up and recycle, and it remains in landfills for many years …

Food Safety

The way junk food packaging tricks you into ditching your diet

<i>By Emily Drooby, Buzz60</i><p>Ever walk into a convenience store and see all of the colorful candy packages? Well, it turns out you're basically walking …

Junk Food

Send us your tips for reducing food packaging waste

Guardian Cook is looking to source tips on keeping food packaging waste to a minimum. Share yours via GuardianWitness<p>For Cook’s green issue next week, we’re asking: how do you keep your use of food packaging to a minimum?<p>Have you picked up any clever tips in using or recycling packaging? Let us in …

Sustainability

Study: Fast food packaging contains chemicals harmful to human health, environment [The Pump Handle]

Earlier this month, news broke of a study that found potentially health-harming chemicals in a variety of fast food packaging. Upon hearing such …

Research

Fast Food Packaging Worries

Chances are good that if you’re a reader of this website, you don’t eat fast food on a regular basis. But nobody’s perfect. Perhaps, every now and …

Black Market

The New McDonald's Straw Dedicated To Optimum Milkshake Consumption

McDonald's has always tried to personalize the experience of dining at their restaurants in every way possible, from the (formerly clowny) decor to …

Cool Stuff

Eight tips to be a smarter shopper and beat inflation

So how can you beat the impact of inflation on the family budget? The Mail on Sunday shares their secrets so you can buy your groceries for less.

Frugal Living