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NEW TRENDS IN PACKAGING FOR FOODS: A REVIEW
(Centro Pesquisa Processamento AlimentosCuritiba PrBrasil, 2010)
Package Size Decisions
We describe a model examining how a firm might choose the package size and price for a product that deteriorates over time. Our model considers four factors: (1) the usable life of the product, (2) the rates at which ...
Correlation among cap design, gripping technique and age in the opening of squeeze-and-turn packages: A biomechanical study
Child-Resistant Packagings (CRPs) are important because they prevent children accessing potentially harmful products. However, the locking mechanism located on the caps still presents usability problems, especially for ...
Visualization and Comprehension of Opening Instructions in Child Resistant Packaging
Child-Resistant Packagings (CRPs) have emerged as a solution to prevent poisoning accidents involving children, however these packagings end up becoming an obstacle in the opening process, for youth, adults and especially ...
Development and evaluation of packaging prototypes in a teaching context of ergonomic design: A didactic experience
The teaching of ergonomic design of packages requires an experience of prototype development that can be evaluated and compared with similar commercially available products. This study was aimed to report an experience of ...
Análise Microbiológica de Embalagens para o Acondicionamento de Medicamentos e Cosméticos
(Colegio Farmaceuticos Provincia de Buenos Aires, 2008-09-01)
Microbiological Control of Packaging Materials for Medicines and Cosmetics. Several consumers and official agencies, associated with the necessity of more efficient, safety and good microbiological quality packaging ...
Packaging to Preserve 'Aurora-1' Peaches from Two Maturity Stages
(Int Soc Horticultural Science, 2012-01-01)
The main objective of this research was to evaluate chemical and physical changes in 'Aurora-1' peach harvested at two maturity stages, packed in different types of packaging and kept under refrigeration. Fruit were harvested ...
Jewelry packages: Some interpolations on design and form
The study explores the efficiency of jewelery packages in the consumer’s home. The counterpoint of this proposal is in the interdisciplinary transit between design and the study of form. Smart packaging that stimulates new ...
Usability in the development of packaging design: Complementing the subjective evaluation
Nine different consumable products were evaluated: two packaging that already existed in the market; and nine prototypes developed as alternatives to those existing packaging. An SD protocol was applied with ten pairs of ...
Evaluation of Antimicrobial Activity of Silver Nanoparticles for Carboxymethylcellulose Film Applications in Food Packaging
(Amer Scientific Publishers, 2014-07-01)
In this study, silver nanoparticles were prepared and incorporated into carboxymethylcellulose films to evaluate the antimicrobial activity for food packaging applications. The techniques carried out for material ...