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Semi-Rigid Food Containers: Aseptic Techniques for Sealing & Inspection (AFM 114) - FT0509

To develop an innovative food packaging system for aseptic handling lines in the area of semi-rigid trayed or pouched products.
Project Documents
• Abstract : Abstract for AFM 114   (358k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2001

To: 2005

Cost: £338,725
Contractor / Funded Organisations
RPC Containers Ltd, GSI Lumonics Ltd, FFP Packaging Solutions Ltd, Pennine Foods Ltd, University - Loughborough, Packaging Automation Ltd
Food and Drink              
Food Hygiene              
Food manufacturing industry              
Process Technology              
Fields of Study
Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain