Time on their side

Pierce, Julia
October 2005
Engineer (00137758);10/3/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7685, p16
Reports that Nestl� Corp. will test labels of Timestrip company, that uses membrane technology to give warning on product's expiration date in Great Britain. Rules by European Union to keep records of all perishable products in food establishments; Benefits of Timestrip for food establishment's effort to reduce food waste; Statements cited by Timestrip joint chief executive Reuben Isbitsky regarding their product developments.


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