Work Package 5

WP5 – Chitosan wrapping and smart packaging production

Leader – Centre Technique Industriel de la Plasturgie et des Composites


  1. To create innovative packaging materials that will prevent attack from insect and fungi pests of FF by means of natural compounds such as plant EOs in a bioplastic matrix.
  2. To develop bio-compounds using conventional and aromatized CHT as antimicrobial additive.
  3. To produce films containing bio-compounds, and to manufacture active packaging (bags, trays, etc.) with improved antimicrobial properties, while maintaining required performance.
  4. To improve packaging by integrating low-cost biosensor technology that will monitor mycotoxins, pesticides, residues and various food quality characteristics.

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