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Packaging Technology and Science Journal


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Diana Twede (Editor)


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Packaging Technology and Science, published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd., is the premier international scientific and industrial journal on the subject of Packaging Technology and Science, edited by Dave Shires, PIRA International, UK, and Diana Twede, School of Packaging, Michigan State University, USA.

 The journal publishes twelve issues a year of peer reviewed articles, in print and online. The online version offers free access to table of contents of each issue and abstracts of each article, as well as instructions for authors:

 Packaging Technology and Science provides an international forum for the publication of research papers and review articles about developments in this field. As such, it is aimed at packaging engineers and technologists, food scientists and technologists, polymer scientists, toxicologists, analytical chemists, environmental scientists, materials scientists, regulatory officers, and other professionals who are concerned with the development and applications of packaging, as well as its effects.


IAPRI 2017

The 28th IAPRI Symposium is taking place between the 9-12 May 2017 in Lausanne, Switzerland. it is hosted jointly by Vaud University of Applied Sciences and Nestec. For details please click here.

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IAPRI Symposium attracts over 130 delegates

The forthcoming IAPRI Symposium in Lausanne (9-12 May) has attracted delegates over 130 delegates from 20 countries. There are 99 papers in total out of which 69 are oral and there will be posters and keynotes included in the programme.

Marie Rushton, IAPRI Secretary General says 'We are looking forward to an excellent event where researchers from all over the world will network and develop strong links'