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Consumers Show Willingness to Adopt Nanotechnology in Active Food Packaging

The EU-funded NanoPack project completed an extensive research to examine how active food packaging technologies are perceived by consumers and retailers. Munich, February 14, 2019 – Consumers are showing a growing readiness to use innovative nanotechnology-based solutions in the food packaging industry, according to an extensive research carried out in Europe and Asia by the [...]

2019-02-18T08:44:18+00:00 February 14th, 2019|News|

NanoPack – Project meeting at Constantia Flexibles (CFlex) in Vienna, Austria

On the 4 – 6th September 2018, the NanoPack Work Packaging Leader Meeting was held at Constantia Flexibles (CFlex) in Vienna, Austria. The main objective during these 3 days was to review the project’s progress. For each work package, the main results, challenges and possible solutions, and the activity planning for the next 6 months [...]

2018-09-18T08:51:41+00:00 September 18th, 2018|News|

NanoPack – Finalist of the Packaging Europe Sustainability Awards 2018

NanoPack is happy to announce that the project has been named one of the four finalists in the Resource Efficiency category of the Packaging Europe Sustainability Awards 2018. NanoPack is selected because of its sustainable solutions for enhancing food safety by inhibiting growth of microbes in food products, which will prevent early spoilage and foodborne [...]

2018-09-13T14:18:32+00:00 September 13th, 2018|News|

NanoPack First Newsletter

A word from the coordinator I welcome you to the first NanoPack e-newsletter. The NanoPack project aims to develop state-of-the-art antimicrobial packaging solutions based on natural nanomaterials to extend the shelf-life of perishable foods and reduce waste. I am excited to share with you progress we made during the first year of the project. We [...]

2018-04-24T09:33:54+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Dissemination materials, News|

NanoPack at AnugaFoodTec 2018

NanoPack was present at the Anuga Food Tec conference held in Cologne between 23-26th March. Tim Devlamynck from BBEU presented the main results of the first-year of the project, including the ability of NanoPack film to prolong additive-free bread shelf life by 27 days. The presentation was very well received, with many people coming to [...]

2018-04-13T10:55:23+00:00 April 13th, 2018|News|

NanoPack is moving to the next level: Pilot film production

One of NanoPack's goals is to produce an antimicrobial film that could be used for food packaging to prevent spoilage, thus increasing food shelf-life and reducing food waste. But what has been achieved one year from the start of the project? The main achievement was the successful scale-up for the film production. This was possible thanks [...]

2018-03-13T14:51:30+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Blog, News|

Press release: NanoPack to Present Novel Food Packaging at Anuga FoodTec

NanoPack to Present Novel Food Packaging for Extended Food Shelf Life at Anuga FoodTec 6th March 2018 The EU-funded project will reveal the results of new antimicrobial efficacy tests that proved NanoPack’s novel film’s ability to extend bread shelf life by an extra three weeks. The EU-funded NanoPack Project will reveal the results of new [...]

2018-03-06T10:05:47+00:00 March 6th, 2018|News|

Press-release: NanoPack to conduct hackathon on nanotech acceptance at AIPIA World Congress

The EU-funded project will explore consumer acceptance and regulatory compliance of nano-technologies in packaging and will present preliminary results at the AIPIA World Congress in Amsterdam Amsterdam, The Netherlands, October .., 2017– The EU-funded NanoPack Project will organize an Idea Hackathon on the “Acceptance of Nano-Technology,” at the Active & Intelligent Packaging World Congress, which [...]

2017-10-26T08:24:17+00:00 October 26th, 2017|News|

‘Packaging News UK’ publishes article by NanoPack partner, Andrew Manly

NanoPack partner, Andrew Manly from the Active and Intelligent Packaging Industry Association (AIPIA), wrote a recent article on smart packaging as a way of engaging with today’s consumer. Active and Intelligent Packaging is now being seen by brand owners and lawmakers as one of the key elements to help them engage with consumers to build [...]

2017-09-06T10:06:53+00:00 September 6th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|

NanoPack to coordinate Hackathon at AIPIA World Congress 2017 (Amsterdam)

The first of four Hackathons, which will be major aspects of this year’s World Congress on Active & Intelligent Packaging, has been confirmed as looking at the consumer and regulatory acceptance of nano-technologies in packaging. It will be coordinated by AIPIA and the EU Horizon 2020 funded NanoPack project. “Acceptance of nanotechnology” is a [...]

2017-09-06T14:21:20+00:00 September 6th, 2017|News|