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Biodegradable green packaging with antimicrobial functions based on the bioactive compounds from tropical plants and their by-products

BackgroundBiodegradable packaging from natural biopolymers can be further enhanced with antimicrobial and antioxidant agents to form active packaging.

Publication date: 01/06/2020

Author: Shima Jafarzadeh, Seid Mahdi Jafari, Ali Salehabadi, Abdorreza Mohammadi Nafchi, U. Seeta Uthaya Kumar, H.P.S. Abdul Khalil

Trends in Food Science & Technology


This project has received funding from the Bio Based Industries Joint Undertaking under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 837761.