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Bio-based smart packaging for enhanced preservation of food quality (BIOSMART) This project has the ambition to develop active and smart bio-based and compostable packages, addressing the needs of fresh and pre-treated food applications, as for example, light weighting, reduced residues, shelf life monitoring and longer shelf life, easier waste handling, and all this at a competitive cost. BIOSMART project develops thus encompasses an approach for selectively integrating super-hydrophobic surfaces, microencapsulated phase change materials, barrier coatings, sensoring devices, and new bio-active antimicrobial and antioxidants, into all-bio-based multilayer flexible plastic packages.
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30M Steering committee meeting in Torino

The Biosmart steering committee met in Torino this October. We had the opportunity to update our last advances in bio-based smart packaging regarding antimicrobial properties, thermoregulated packaging, gas sensors and barrier properties.

This time, the meeting was organized by

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Plastics update conference

International speakers are highlighting the main ambitions of the EU strategy and present implementable actions to address the challenges for realizing a sustainable circular economy for plastics.

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BBI JU Stakeholder Forum 2019

The second edition of the Stakeholder Forum is a one-day public event that will bring together the bio-based industries community and facilitate open discussion on the impact, achievements and strategic direction of the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) programme, as

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Technology watch

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