12. M

  1. Kit L. Yam
  1. D. Ryan Breese1,
  2. Eric Hatfield2,
  3. Al Corning3,
  4. John P. Colletti4,
  5. Stephen A. Raper5,
  6. Colin Benjamin5,
  7. Laura Bix6,
  8. Jean Silbereis7,
  9. Robert Bakish8,
  10. Ruben J. Hernandez9,
  11. George J. Huss10,
  12. Kit L. Yam18,
  13. Manfred Ossberger11,
  14. Rauno Lampi12,
  15. Jeanne M. Lucciarini13,
  16. Robert L. Trottier14,
  17. Jeffrey Brandenburg15,
  18. Emma Hanby16,
  19. Lynneric Potter16,
  20. Kit L. Yam18 and
  21. Thomas J. Dunn17

Published Online: 8 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470541395.ch12

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Breese, D. R., Hatfield, E., Corning, A., Colletti, J. P., Raper, S. A., Benjamin, C., Bix, L., Silbereis, J., Bakish, R., Hernandez, R. J., Huss, G. J., Yam, K. L., Ossberger, M., Lampi, R., Lucciarini, J. M., Trottier, R. L., Brandenburg, J., Hanby, E., Potter, L., Yam, K. L. and Dunn, T. J. (2009) M, in The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition (ed K. L. Yam), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470541395.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Department of Food Science, Rutgers University, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Eclipse Film Technologies, Machine Direction Orientation, USA

  2. 2

    James River Corporation, Coextrusions for Flexible Packaging; Machine Direction Orientation, USA

  3. 3

    A. Corning Consulting, Inc., Managing The Packaging Function, USA

  4. 4

    John P. Colletti and Associates, Marine Environment and Export Packaging, USA

  5. 5

    The University of Missouri-Rolla, Materials Handling, USA

  6. 6

    School of Packaging, Michigan State University, Medical Device Packaging; Packaging Design and Development, USA

  7. 7

    SLCC Can Consultants La Tour de Peilz, Metal Cans, Fabrication, USA

  8. 8

    Bakish Materials Corporation, Metallizing, Vacuum, USA

  9. 9

    School of Packaging, Michigan State University, Metrication In Packaging; Polymer Properties, USA

  10. 10

    Rubbright Brody, Inc., Microwavable Packaging and Dual-Ovenable Materials, USA

  11. 11

    FABES Forschungs-GmbH, Migration from Food Contact Materials, USA

  12. 12

    Consultant, Military Food Packaging, USA

  13. 13

    US Army Natick Soldier Center, Military Packaging, USA

  14. 14

    U.S. Army Natick Soldier RD&E Center, Military Packaging, USA

  15. 15

    The JSB Group, Modified Atmosphere Packaging, USA

  16. 16

    Campden and Chorleywood Food Research Association, Modified Atmosphere Packaging Market, Europe, USA

  17. 17

    Printpak Inc., Multilayer Flexible Packaging, USA

  18. 18

    Department of Food Science, Rutgers University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470087046

Online ISBN: 9780470541395



  • machine direction orientation;
  • marine environment and export packaging;
  • metallizing, vacuum - physical vapor-deposition (PVD) process


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Machine Direction Orientation

  • Managing the Packaging Function

  • Marine Environment and Export

  • Packaging

  • Materials Handling

  • Medical Device Packaging

  • Metal cans, Fabrication

  • Metallizing, Vacuum

  • Metrication in Packaging

  • Microwavable Packaging and Dual-Ovenable Materials

  • Microwaveable Foods Packaging

  • Migration from Food Contact Materials

  • Military Food Packaging

  • Military Packaging

  • Modified Atmosphere Packaging

  • Modified Atmosphere Packaging Market, Europe

  • Molecular Weight of Packaging Polymers

  • Multilayer Flexible Packaging

  • Bibliography