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Food Packaging: Principles and Practice, Third Edition Gordon L. Robertson

Food Packaging: Principles and Practice, Third Edition

Gordon L. Robertson

Published December 20th 2012
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Kindle Edition
733 pages
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This book presents an integrated approach to understanding the principles underlying food packaging and their applications. This edition includes new and expanded coverage of biobased packaging and bionanocomposites- nanotechnology applications,MoreThis book presents an integrated approach to understanding the principles underlying food packaging and their applications. This edition includes new and expanded coverage of biobased packaging and bionanocomposites- nanotechnology applications, including nanoclays- metallization and atomic layer deposition- shelf life design, analysis, and estimation- safety and legislative aspects of packaging including public interest in food contact materials such as BPA and phthalates- life cycle assessment and sustainability. A new chapter addresses food packaging closures and sealing systems, including closures for plastic and composite containers and peelable seals.