Enteral products are packaged in glass, metal (steel and aluminum), fiberboard, and plastic packages. Packaging materials are selected for ease and cost of manufacturing, convenience for the customer, and ability to protect the product from environmental conditions such as light, moisture, and oxygen. Glass and metal containers offer excellent protection from moisture or oxygen. Plastic containers are normally multilayer with one or more of the layers possessing properties that act as a barrier to oxygen, mois ture, or light. The product label, outer carton, and shipping containers are also designed to provide protection to the product and help increase the package's durability. Packages are subjected to physical tests to assure that the rigors of shipping and handling do not adversely affect the integrity of the package's hermetic seal.

Homemade Pet Food Secrets

Homemade Pet Food Secrets

It is a well known fact that homemade food is always a healthier option for pets when compared to the market packed food. The increasing hazards to the health of the pets have made pet owners stick to containment of commercial pet food. The basic fundamentals of health for human beings are applicable for pets also.

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