EASYFRUIT: Active packaging to extend the shelf life of fruit
The EASYFRUIT project has worked in the development of an active packaging in order to extend the shelf-life of the orange and pineapple for nine and twelve days respectively from the seven days that nowadays is achieved by fruit companies.
The consortium is based on a group of 4 SMEs, PRODUCTOS LANDIA (Spain), SLICE FRUIT (Denmark), SPEKTAR (Serbia), OMNIFORM (Belgium)- 2 research centers: the Packaging Transport & Logistics Research Center – ITENE (Spain), NOFIMA (Norway)- an a large enterprise, CENTROS COMERCIALES CARREFOUR (Spain).
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement nº 315565.
More information: http://www.itene.com/en/open-dissemination-projects/i/1729/56/easyfruit