Food Packaging: Innovations and Shelf-life covers recently investigated developments in food packaging and their influence in food quality preservation, shelf-life extension, and simulation techniques. Additionally, the book discusses the environmental impact and sustainable solutions of food packaging. This book is divided into seven chapters, written by worldwide experts. The book is an ideal reference source for university students, food engineers and researchers from R&D laboratories working in the area of food science and technology. Professionals from institutions related to food packaging.

chapter Chapter 1|31 pages

Protective Packaging for Light-sensitive Foods

ByMaría Gabriela Passaretti, Mario Daniel Ninago, Marcelo Armando Villar, Olivia Valeria López

chapter Chapter 2|33 pages

Packaging Biodegradability

Trends in Food Industry Applications
ByOlga B. Alvarez-Pérez, Cristian Torres-León, Rene Diaz-Herrera, Rafael Gomes-Araujo, Jorge A. Aguirre-Joya, Janeth M. Ventura-Sobrevilla, Miguel A. Aguilar-González, Cristóbal N. Aguilar

chapter Chapter 3|22 pages

New Trends in Smart and Intelligent Food Packaging

BySemih Otles, Buket Yalcin Sahyar

chapter Chapter 4|21 pages

Value-added Utilization of Fruit and Vegetable Pomace in Food Packaging

ByJooyeoun Jung

chapter Chapter 5|17 pages

Bio-based Materials Inspired from Brazilian Cerrado Wastes

ByRicardo Stefani, Lidyane Mendes Bento, Genilza da Silva Mello

chapter Chapter 6|26 pages

Fish-gelatin and Carob Seed Peel By-product for Developing Novel Edible Films

ByIrene Albertos Muñoz, Ana Belén Martin-Diana, Daniel Rico

chapter Chapter 7|39 pages

Biodegradable Polymer Blends for Food Packaging Applications

ByVijaya K. Rangari, Manik C. Biswas, Boniface J. Tiimob, Chibu Umerah

chapter Chapter 8|31 pages

New Advances in Active Packaging Incorporated with Seaweeds for Food Preservation

ByJoão Reboleira, Andreia Miranda, Susana Bernardino, Maria Manuel Gil

chapter Chapter 9|21 pages

Edible Polymers for Shelf-Life Extension of Perishables

An Insight into Films and Coatings
BySucheta, Nidhi Budhalakoti, Kartikey Chaturvedi

chapter Chapter 10|30 pages

Future Ventilated Packaging Design

Novel Modeling Approaches and Integrated Multi-criteria Performance
ByUmezuruike Linus Opara, Alemayehu Ambaw Tsige, Tobi Fadiji