meat, fish & eggs

07 Jan 2021
--- GravityTray is launching a namesake thermoform meat tray that permanently traps juices from meat, fish, poultry or fresh fruit in a bottom tray chamber. The innovation omits the need for a typically unrecyclable plastic... Read More
04 Jan 2021
--- The EU-funded Refucoat Project is reporting breakthroughs in recyclable bioplastic food packaging capable of replacing conventional fossil-based raw materials. Refucoat has developed three different bio-based active... Read More
10 Dec 2020
--- Amcor is launching Europe’s first designed-for-recycling PVDC-free shrink bag for fresh and processed meat, poultry and some cheeses. Eco-Tite R is designed to maximize shelf life, maintain food safety, reduce food... Read More
02 Dec 2020
--- SABIC, DSM, Viscofan, Cepsa and Fibrant are together unveiling a multi-barrier casing for meat products made via the advanced recycling of post-consumer plastics.The recycled, multi-layer films advance the circular economy... Read More
01 Dec 2020
--- Sealed Air is unveiling “the world’s first” food-grade soft plastic film containing Certified Circular Resins (CCR) for food wraps and trays in fresh meat, fish and cheese applications. The US-headquartered... Read More
23 Nov 2020
--- Finland-based Metsä Board is reporting increased interest for its fully recyclable and compostable paperboard tray MetsäBoard Prime FBB EB. Responding to steady demand for plastic-free foodservice packaging,... Read More
05 Nov 2020
--- Toppan Printing is launching packaging that better retains the sensory and nutritional quality of meat and processed seafood kept in frozen storage for long periods.
02 Oct 2020
--- Recycled fiber packaging supplier Cascades is launching a 100 percent recycled and recyclable thermoformed cardboard tray for fresh food using automated equipment in the North America market.
14 Sep 2020
--- Hong Kong-based start-up Ixon Food Technology has made scalable progress to commercialize its technology to naturally preserve foods without additives or high temperatures.
31 Aug 2020
--- Sealed Air has introduced chlorine-free vacuum shrink bags to help food processors and retailers improve food safety and advance the circular economy. The CRYOVAC brand OptiDure Bags (ODF4005) are made from a carefully... Read More
24 Aug 2020
--- Klöckner Pentaplast (kp), a global leader in recycled content products and high-barrier protective packaging, has expanded its post-consumer recycled PET (rPET) extrusion capacity by 17,500 metric tons. The... Read More
06 Aug 2020
--- Specialty packaging manufacturer Parkside has launched a packaging solution incorporating an antibacterial coating that reportedly kills 99.9 percent of microorganisms, such as campylobacter in poultry. UK-based Parkside... Read More
20 Jul 2020
--- With COVID-19 forcing the postponement of interpack 2020, food and medical packaging solutions specialist Wipak took to LinkedIn to launch 12 environmentally conscious products. Predominantly serving industries in Europe and... Read More
20 Jul 2020
--- Germany-based meat producer Hütthaler has looked to Mondi and its EcoSolutions approach – “paper where possible, plastic where useful” – for a fully recyclable meat packaging solution.... Read More
10 Jul 2020
--- Aptar Food + Beverage has announced the market launch of SeaWell, an active packaging system designed to maintain seafood quality and freshness. The “first-of-its-kind” active packaging solution is now being... Read More
16 Jun 2020
--- Organic poultry sausage brand Gutfried of the Zur Mühlen Gruppe has adopted packaging made from chemically recycled plastic. The result of a collaboration between Gutfried, BASF, SABIC and SÜDPACK, approximately... Read More
12 Jun 2020
--- DS Smith and MULTIVAC have teamed up to design and produce ECO Bowl – an innovative solution for fresh foods in modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) based on corrugated cardboard. ECO Bowl is a fully recyclable... Read More
08 Jun 2020
--- Eggs that would otherwise be wasted can be used as the base of an inexpensive coating to protect fruits and vegetables, according to Rice University researchers in Houston, Texas, US. Researchers found when the micron-thick... Read More
26 May 2020
--- Südpack has been awarded the PackTheFuture Award in the “Save Food” category for its resealable Multipeel PurePP film solution. Multipeel PurePP film combines enhanced product protection and convenience with... Read More
19 May 2020
--- While developing biodegradable food packaging from upcycled cheese whey and almond shells, EU-funded project YPACK has found that integrating zinc oxide and oregano essential oil helps the bio-papers protect against... Read More