Coffee is a delicate product, sensitive to light, moisture and oxygen. Packaging is therefore essential in order to preserve its quality for a long time and guarantee food safety. The R&D department is constantly working on the development of new solutions that combine product guarantees, innovation, and eco-compatibility. Above all, the focus of their attention is the environmental impact.
LCAs (Life Cycle Assessments) are used as technical and scienti?c tools to assess the environmental performance of packaging materials used throughout the production chain, with the aim of improving them from an ecological point of view. This also involves the collaboration of various suppliers.
The Department also has the benefit of materials testing lab fitted out with the latest technology required to characterise packaging materials.