Do you want to access to this and other private contents?
Log in if you are a subscriber or click here to request service
Sainsbury's in the UK "discovers" vacuum packaging
Stop packaging ground coffee in trays for a saving of 450 tons of plastic a year
Vacuum packaging (or in skins) has been widespread in Italy for some time, and now even the British are "discovering" this new technique. Sainsbury's, the UK's second largest supermarket chain after Tesco, has announced that it will do away with all the traditional plastic tray packaging of its entire range of ground beef: it has decided to replace them, in fact, with a vacuum-packed alternative. The...
EFA News - European Food Agency