19-ME4211 - Example of Packaging Reduction ME4211...

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Unformatted text preview: Example of Packaging Reduction ME4211 Development of Green Products 1 UPK / MECH Factors working against minimization of packaging waste • • Rising consumption expenditure-demand for more goods Time spent shopping for and preparing food § § § • Fewer people living in households § • • smaller pack sizes Ageing population § • demand for smaller pack sizes More people eating alone § • 1934 -150 mins per day 1994 -15 mins per day 2004 -6 mins per day more emphasis on easy opening Combining easy opening with tamper-evidence Internet shopping with home delivery Avoid buying products that have2 a lot of packaging ME4211 Development of Green Products UPK / MECH ...
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course ME ME4211 taught by Professor Dr.a.vyas during the Winter '11 term at NYU Poly.

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19-ME4211 - Example of Packaging Reduction ME4211...

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