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PackInnove Europe will take place from 14 to 15 June in Troyes (France).
This Packaging event combines PackInnove Europe and PackInnove Machine, two complementary conventions that bring together decision-makers from the packaging industry via an innovation forum, expert workshops and conferences.

For additional information: http://www.packinnove.com/en/

Food Factory international conference – Laval (France)

Food Factory 2016 is an international scientific conference, multidisciplinary and oriented to innovative industrial applications in the food industry.
During this conference, workshops will be proposed. Amongst them, we selected  the presentation of the latest innovations in BLUECOPHA project whose goal is to produce sustainable packaging from marine bacteria and by-products of the food industry.
The 8th international conference Food Factory will be held from 19 to 21 October 2016 in Laval (France).

ALL4PACK – Paris (France)

The “ALL4PACK Paris” salon brings together actors from the food industries, cosmetics, beauty, health, pharmaceuticals, retail and consumer goods.

ALL4PACK Paris proposes to highlight innovation in the packaging industry (packaging and containers, processing machinery and packaging, labels, identification machines, traceability, marking, coding, packaging printing, ...) and handling industry.

The salon will take place from 14 to 17 November 2016 in Paris.

Review of alternatives to BPA

ANSES has produced a report reviewing the possible alternatives to BPA in its different fields of application. BPA is primarily used in polycarbonate, in epoxy resins coating the inside of food tins, and as a developer in thermal paper (till receipts). 73 alternative solutions were identified. Link to the ANSES report on BPA replacement.

Another report, in two volumes, presents the results of a collective study assessing the risks posed by BPA to human health.