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Packaging has an important role to play in the safety, durability, marketing and distribution of food and drink. This information sheet talks about factors to bear in mind when considering usage of plastic packaging or alternatives.
We have published a report on Sustainable Food Systems, which provides a framework for future activities and partnerships, to focus our efforts in what is an extremely large topic area.
These article first appeared in Food & Drink Technology Magazine.