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To the site of the European organisation of GROW wooden packaging manufacturers.


LATEST NEWS

TECHNICAL MEETING 2017

GROW meets in Valencia to deal with food safety issues

March 29 2017, FEDEMCO hosted in Valencia the first technical meeting of GROW International this year. The day's agenda dealt mainly with the situation of food safety in the sector, as well as the present and future of European regulation of wood as a material in direct contact with food. (+)

WOOD PACKAGING BRANCH NETWORKING

FRUIT LOGISTICA 2107. An opportunity to exchange on the opportunities and challenges of the wood packaging sector

The presence at the Berlin exhibition grounds of manufacturers of light wooden packaging of different origins has been an opportunity to exchange valuable information about the market. (+)

PROMOTION

GROW, the international wood packaging reference at FRUIT LOGISTICA 2017

The three member organization of GROW (FEDEMCO, SIEL and GROW e.V.) exhibited simultaneously for the first time at FRUIT LOGISTICA. All report excellent results in terms of domestic and international visits and promotion and are aiming to be back for 2018 edition. (+)

PROMOTION

GROW exhibits at FRUIT LOGISTICA 2017

GROW  represented by SIEL (France, Hall 22 F-05), FEDEMCO (Spain, Hall 11.2 B-10) and GROW e.V. (Germany, Hall 20 B-12). This will bring the opportunity to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the GROW concept and logo, which was created together wih the recycling company GROW GmbH in Germany (+)

FOOD SAFETY

A scientific journal in the USA publishes an important article on the hygienic properties of wood

It demonstrates that the porous nature of wood is not a limitation as far as hygiene is concerned, and that it even has the particular characteristic of containing antibacterial inhibitors of pathogens. (+)

FOOD SAFETY

New evidence confirms the hygienic property of wood

Scientific studies confirm again  the suitability of wood in contact with fruit, fish and cheese (+)