FAQ About Food Packaging

Written by Wall Street News on August 29th, 2018. Posted in Commercial food packaging bags, Organic food packaging, Printed vacuum pouches

If you’ve ever heard of “food grade” containers or bags, you may have wondered what exactly that means. Food grade bags for food packaging, like a chocolate candy bag or coffee bag packaging, have to be made in a particular way. Here’s what you need to know about food grade bags for food packaging.

Who Decides If It Is “Food Grade?”

the United States Food and Drug Administration, or FDA, is the one who determines whether any packaging can be labeled food grade or not. When they label bags or containers as “food grade,” this simply means that they have determined it is safe to put food in that bag. There are other factors that determine what types of food can go in a particular bag. For example, if the food is wet, acidic, alcoholic, or high in fat, it will need a particular type of container.

What Does a Food Storage Container Do?

There are four import