Principles of Packaging

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Course No: 27.311; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Covers the definition of packaging, the functions, the social implications, the history, and laws and regulations. Included are discussions of the functions and types of packaging, packaging materials, containers, and packaging production lines. Also covered are methods of packaging for distribution, including consumer and industrial packaging, and packaging research and testing. The economics of packaging are reviewed and aspects of packaging as a profession are explored.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: None.
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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