Diverse packaging topics star in July 2019: Page 3 of 5

By Lisa McTigue Pierce in Optimization on August 08, 2019


3. Most food cans no longer use BPA in their linings

Our top article of the year so far (as of mid-year 2019) dips a bit, but still shows up in this month’s top five list. “Chemicals of concern” that leach from packaging materials continue to be in the sights of consumers and the general media, which is why packaging professionals need to pay attention.

A relatively recent twist in the BPA-in-packaging saga is a critical review of replacement materials. Which leads me to believe this will remain a hot issue for a while yet. What say you?


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