New Trends in Beverage Packaging Systems: A Review

Marina Ramos, Arantzazu Valdés, Ana Mellinas, María Garrigós
2015 Beverages  
New trends in beverage packaging are focusing on the structure modification of packaging materials and the development of new active and/or intelligent systems, which can interact with the product or its environment, improving the conservation of beverages, such as wine, juice or beer, customer acceptability, and food security. In this paper, the main nutritional and organoleptic degradation processes of beverages, such as oxidative degradation or changes in the aromatic profiles, which
more » ... iles, which influence their color and volatile composition are summarized. Finally, the description of the current situation of beverage packaging materials and new possible, emerging strategies to overcome some of the pending issues are discussed.
doi:10.3390/beverages1040248 fatcat:wyvrosiu5vazxp3lscf5lqpjfu