6. F

  1. Kit L. Yam
  1. F. B. Fairbanks1,
  2. Noe Obinata2,
  3. John M. Krochta3,
  4. Anil G. Doshi4,
  5. A. B. Robertson5,
  6. R. H. Nurse6,
  7. J. S. Siebenaller6,
  8. John Newton7,
  9. Eldridge Mount8,
  10. Nazir Mir9,
  11. Allen G. Kirk10,
  12. H. J. G. Van Beek11,
  13. R. G. Ryder11,
  14. George D. Wofford12,
  15. Thomas B. Brighton13,
  16. Russell J. Hill14,
  17. Bruce Cuthbertson15,
  18. Phillip A. Wagner16,
  19. K. W. Suh17,
  20. M. H. Tusim17,
  21. Kit L. Yam22,
  22. M. H. Perchonok18,
  23. T. Oziomek18,
  24. S. J. French18,
  25. Jack L. Rosette19,
  26. R. F. Bardsley20 and
  27. Edwin Ho21

Published Online: 8 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470541395.ch6

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition

The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Fairbanks, F. B., Obinata, N., Krochta, J. M., Doshi, A. G., Robertson, A. B., Nurse, R. H., Siebenaller, J. S., Newton, J., Mount, E., Mir, N., Kirk, A. G., Van Beek, H. J. G., Ryder, R. G., Wofford, G. D., Brighton, T. B., Hill, R. J., Cuthbertson, B., Wagner, P. A., Suh, K. W., Tusim, M. H., Yam, K. L., Perchonok, M. H., Oziomek, T., French, S. J., Rosette, J. L., Bardsley, R. F. and Ho, E. (2009) F, in The Wiley Encyclopedia of Packaging Technology, Third Edition (ed K. L. Yam), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470541395.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Department of Food Science, Rutgers University, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Horix Manufacturing Company, Filling Machinery, Liquid, Still, USA

  2. 2

    Toppan Printing Company, Film, Ceramic Coated, USA

  3. 3

    Food Science and Technology, UC Davis, Film, Edible, USA

  4. 4

    Bordon, Inc., Resinite Division, Film, Flexible PVC, USA

  5. 5

    Allied Fibers and Plastics, Film, Fluoropolymer, USA

  6. 6

    American Hoechst Corporation, Film, High-Density Polyethylene, USA

  7. 7

    ICI, Wilmington, Film, Oriented Polyester, USA

  8. 8

    EMMOUNT Technologies, Cast, Polypropylene, Film, Oriented Polypropylene, USA

  9. 9

    Perftech, Inc., Film, Perforated, USA

  10. 10

    E. I. Du Pont de Nemours, Inc., Film, Plastic, USA

  11. 11

    Klöckner-Pentaplast of America, Inc., Film, Rigid PVC, USA

  12. 12

    Cryovac Division, W. R. Grace & Co.-Conn., Film, Shrink, USA

  13. 13

    Tenneco Packaging, Film, Stretch, USA

  14. 14

    BOC Coating Technology, Film, Transparent Glass on Plastic Food-Packaging Materials, USA

  15. 15

    Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association, Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers, USA

  16. 16

    The Dow Chemical Company, Foam, Extruded Polystyrene; Polystyrene, USA

  17. 17

    The Dow Chemical Company, Foam Plastics, USA

  18. 18

    NASA, Food Packaging for Space Missions, USA

  19. 19

    Forensic Packaging Concepts, Inc., Forensic Packaging; Tamper Evident Packaging, USA

  20. 20

    Bard Associates, Form/Fill/Seal, Horizontal, USA

  21. 21

    OSI Industries, Form/Fill/Seal, Vertical; Thermoform/Fill/Seal; Wrapping Machinery, Stretch-Film, USA

  22. 22

    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



  • filling machinery, liquid, carbonated;
  • flexible poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC) film - versatile, cost-effective packaging material;
  • film, transparent glass on plastic food-packaging materials


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Filling Machinery, by Count

  • Filling Machinery, Liquid, Carbonated

  • Filling Machinery, Liquid, Still

  • Film, Ceramic Coated

  • Film, Edible

  • Film, Flexible PVC

  • Film, Fluoropolymer

  • Film, High-Density Polyethylene

  • Film, Oriented Polyester

  • Film, Oriented Polypropylene

  • Film, Perforated

  • Film, Plastic

  • Film, Rigid PVC

  • Film, Shrink

  • Film, Stretch

  • Film, Transparent Glass on Plastic Food-Packaging Materials

  • Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers

  • Foam, Extruded Polystyrene

  • Foam Plastics

  • Foil, Aluminum

  • Food Package Development

  • Food Packaging for Space Missions

  • Forensic Packaging

  • Form/Fill/Seal, Horizontal

  • Form/Fill/Seal, Vertical

  • Bibliography