Food Packaging And Preservation by Alexandru Mihai GrumezescuFood Packaging And Preservation by Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu

Food Packaging And Preservation

byAlexandru Mihai GrumezescuEditorAlina Maria Holban

Paperback | October 10, 2017

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Food Packaging and Preservation,Volume 9 in theHandbook of Food Bioengineeringseries, explores recent approaches to preserving and prolonging safe use of food products while also maintaining the properties of fresh foods. This volume contains valuable information and novel ideas regarding recently investigated packaging techniques and their implications on food bioengineering. In addition, classical and modern packaging materials and the impact of materials science on the development of smart packaging approaches are discussed. This book is a one-stop-shop for anyone in the food industry seeking to understand how bioengineering can foster research and innovation.

  • Presents cutting technologies and approaches utilized in current and future food preservation for both food and beverages
  • Offers research methods for the creation of novel preservatives and packaging materials to improve the quality and lifespan of preserved foods
  • Features techniques to ensure the safe use of foods for longer periods of time
  • Provides solutions of antimicrobial films and coatings for food packaging applications to enhance food safety and quality
Dr. Grumezescu is Assistant Professor at the Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, in the Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, with a second affiliation to the Faculty of Medical Engineering, at the Politehnica University of Bucharest in Romania. He is an experienced and oft-publishe...
Title:Food Packaging And PreservationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:588 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 10, 2017Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128115165

ISBN - 13:9780128115169


Table of Contents

1. Basic and Applied Concepts of Edible Packaging for Foods
2. New food packaging systems
3. Active food packaging from botanical, animal, bacterial and synthetic sources
4. Powerful solution to mitigate the temperature variation effect: development of novel super-insulating materials
5. Report on edible films and coatings
6. Antioxidant polymers for food packaging
7. Polysarccharide Nanobased Packaging Materials for Food Application
8. Bio-based nanocomposites for food packaging and their effect in food quality and safety
9. Biodegradable films: An alternative food packaging
10. Recent Trends in active, smart and intelligent packaging for food products
11. New materials for the aging of wines and beverages. Evaluation and comparison
12. Natural antimicrobial agents for food biopreservation with future prospects
13. Dairy whey protein-based edible films and coatings for food preservation
14. Polymers for Modified Atmosphere Packaging Applications
15. Using laccases for food preservation