15 Apr '11, 7pm

Women Are More Likely To Choose Eco-Packaging, Study Finds. Thanks Ladies!

Women Are More Likely To Choose Eco-Packaging, Study Finds. Thanks Ladies!

The report showcases the state of the food and beverage packaging industry by looking across a number of information sources, including patents, trademarks, scientific literature, litigation data and more. The study's findings show that convenient packaging is not just an indulgence, but reduces food waste, aids in portion control and makes food preparation easier for the elderly. The challenge is finding a way to serve convenience while offering consumers a believable way to make conscientious choices. Advances in eco-friendly packaging have been popping up in many different markets, including food. A New York company called Evocative Design has created a compostable alternative to polystyrene made from mushrooms . Since 2005, Earthcycle has developed an innovative way to turn palm fiber waste into environmentally responsible packaging alternatives such as produce packagi...

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