Projects

Laboratorio1The company maintains a well-equipped laboratory for testing and research purposes particularly concerning the chemical-physical properties of the varying film structures used. Chemical engineers, material engineers and research chemists are operating within this environment.

Research projects, some at European level, are what Icimendue are currently involved with:

  • Naples University ‘Federico II’ – Materials and Production Engineering
  • Seconda Univerità di Napoli – Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
  • Seconda Università di Napoli – Architecture Branch: Industrial Design Institute
  • Università di Lecce – Innovation Engineering Department
  • Università di Foggia – Food Science Department
  • CNR (National Research Centre) – Composite and Biomedical Materials Institute
  • CNR (National Research Centre) Chemical and Polymers Technological Institute

 

Research projects, some at European level, are what Icimendue are currently involved with:

 

  • barrier packaging: innovative high barrier and low environmental impact barrier packaging
  • ink developments: ink, additives and print promoters developments. Study on ink interaction with polymeric substrates in innovative flexible packaging
  • water based adhesives developments: research project for multi-layer film for ecologic food packaging
  • Coating development with anti-microbial action: study and industrial application of anti-microbial activity of defensins in royal jelly as food safety system and active packaging life in milk derivatives
  • Specific packaging for the export of typical area products
  • electronic nose technology and biodegradable films: structures for compostable and/or biodegradable structures (process technologies and olfactometric checks)
  • electron beam and atmospheric plasma technology development: flexible packaging advanced surface treatments
  • High pressure sterilization packaging: innovative food flexible packaging resistant to high pressure sterilization