Edible films and coatings manufactured by Proinec are applied specially on minimally processed fruits and vegetables, meat, fish, nuts and dried fruits, ready-cooked meals, candy and bakery products.
At present, Proinec is doing an important R&D work for the purpose of obtaining films and coatings with different functions. Each and every product has been formulated with 100 percent edible ingredients. The laboratory work of the company includes, among many others:
- Edible coatings for minimally processed fruits and vegetables so as to avoid color loss and dehydration during the storage.
- Edible films and coatings with antimicrobial and antioxidant properties, to be used on fish and meat products with the aim of improve and extend its life span.
- Edible films and coatings acting as physical barriers against the transfer of humidity through the components of and heterogeneous mixture, in such a way that the organoleptic properties of food are maintained in the course of its life span.