News - 3 Mar 2014
Henkel, a worldwide leader in consumer and industrial businesses, and CMS Technology, a solutions provider for the food, packaging, and materials industries, have announced their intention to pursue a...
News - 16 Oct 2008
Adding a food additive to damaged polymers can help restore them to full strength, say scientists at the University of Illinois who cooked up the novel, self-healing system.
The repair process, in...
News - 9 Jul 2007
Research and Markets has announced the addition of Additive Migration from Plastics into Foods - A Guide for the Analytical Chemist to their offering.
Plastics are now being used on a large scale...
News - 16 Feb 2007
Cheese, meat, orange juice – most foods are encased in plastic packaging to ensure hygiene when they cross the counter. Bottles, juice cartons and plastic films contain additives to make them...
Article - 11 Nov 2013
Modern Raman equipment is more robust, faster and cheaper when compared to earlier instrumentation.
Article - 5 Apr 2005
Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose (CMC) is used as a highly effective additive to improve the product and processing properties in various fields of application.
News - 11 May 2007
DuPont Packaging has announced expansion of its DuPont™ Biomax® Strong family of polymer additives to include a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) compliant grade for food contact...
Article - 29 Jul 2001
Tin (Sn) is mostly found in cassiterite (SnO2) and has been known since ancient times. It is obtained by reducing the ore with coal in a reverberatory furnace.
News - 19 Mar 2011
Chemicals manufacturer, BASF has announced that its Uvinul4050 FF is the first monomeric hindered amine light stabilizer (HALS) to comply with Food-Contact Notification (FCN) 647 in the US and EU...
News - 27 Jul 2011
EcoLogic has signed an agreement with Letica to supply the Eco-One brand of organic plastic additives. Letica, a manufacturer of rigid plastic containers and foodservice packaging, will utilize the...