Webinar: Minding the Gap: Consumer Awareness of Packaging & Food Waste Reduction
Thursday, November 16, 2023 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) (EST)
Minding the Gap: Consumer Awareness of Packaging & Food Waste Reduction
- Title: Minding the Gap: Consumer Awareness of Packaging & Food Waste Reduction
- Date: November 16, 2023
- Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm EST
This white paper is a layperson’s summary of data conducted by MSU's School of Packaging. The study explores consumer’s perceptions regarding how and when packaging can help extend food freshness and prevent product damage. The study examines consumer preferences for packaging, and how they view certain materials and technologies as they relate to shelf life, product spoilage or damage I. The research emphasizes the importance of consumer awareness and education in making informed choices, ultimately contributing to a reduction in food waste.
You can also find out more about this data over the next years as MSU publishes these findings in three peer reviewed publications.
By joining this webinar, you will gain valuable insights into:
- Consumer expectations of packaging
- Priority technologies, formats and materials
- Strategies for improving consumer awareness around packaging’s ability to reduce food waste
Whether you are a packaging industry professional, policymaker, or environmentally conscious consumer, this webinar will provide you with actionable knowledge to make a positive impact.