Presentation on theme: "Food Packaging What and why?. Some functions of Packaging Containment Protection Communication Identify product Attract attention Legal requirements."— Presentation transcript:
Types of packaging Mostly for raw materials Bulk containers Intermediate bulk containers Mostly for products Shipping containers Catering & retail packs.
Regulatory Aspects Information on package should not mislead No more than is needed for purpose Labelling regulations Ingredients Minimum durability (sell/use by date) Storage conditions Name and address of manufacturer Origin Instructions for use