eBook Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, 3rd Edition

  • Kit L. Yam
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  • ISBN-10: 1444350102
  • ISBN-13: 9781444350104
  • DDC: 688.803
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1353 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released April 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009
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From A to Z, The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition covers all aspects of packaging technologies essential to the food and pharmaceutical industries, among others. This edition has been thoroughly updated and expanded to include important innovations and changes in materials, processes, and technologies that have occurred over the past decade. It is an invaluable resource for packaging technologists, scientists and engineers, students and educators, packaging material suppliers, packaging converters, packaging machinery manufacturers, processors, retailers, and regulatory agencies. New Content includes - Advanced packaging materials such as antimicrobial materials, biobased materials, nanocomposite materials, ceramic coated films, and perforated films; Advanced packaging technologies such as active and intelligent packaging, radio frequency identification (RFID), controlled release packaging, smart blending, nanotechnology, biosensor technology, and package integrity inspection; Contributions from experts in all important aspects of packaging; and Extensive cross referencing and easy to access information on all subjects.