Food Packaging Technology Questions and Answers

Food Packaging Technology Interview Questions and Answers

Our 1000+ Food Packaging Technology questions and answers focuses on all areas of Food Packaging Technology subject covering 100+ topics in Food Packaging Technology. These topics are chosen from a collection of most authoritative and best reference books on Food Packaging Technology. One should spend 1 hour daily for 2-3 months to learn and assimilate Food Packaging Technology comprehensively. This way of systematic learning will prepare anyone easily towards Food Packaging Technology interviews, online tests, examinations and certifications.


– 1000+ Multiple Choice Questions & Answers in Food Packaging Technology with explanations
– Every MCQ set focuses on a specific topic in Food Packaging Technology Subject

Who should Practice these Food Packaging Technology Questions?
– Anyone wishing to sharpen their knowledge of Food Packaging Technology Subject
– Anyone preparing for aptitude test in Food Packaging Technology
– Anyone preparing for interviews (campus/off-campus interviews, walk-in interview and company interviews)
– Anyone preparing for entrance examinations and other competitive examinations
– All – Experienced, Freshers and Students


Here’s list of Questions & Answers on Food Packaging Technology Subject covering 100+ topics:

1. Questions & Answers on Plastic Polymers Structure & Properties

The section contains questions and answers on packaging history, plastics additives, polymer structure factors and related properties.

Packaging History
Factors Influencing Polymer Structure and Related Properties
Additives in Plastics

2. Questions on Edible, Biobased and Biodegradable Food Packaging Materials

The section contains questions on edible, biobased and biodegradable food packaging materials.

Edible, Biobased and Biodegradable Food Packaging Materials

3. Questions & Answers on Thermoplastic Polymers Properties & Processing

The section contains questions and answers on thermoplastic polymers optical and mechanical properties, plastics diffusivity and permeability, thermoplastics extrusion, coating and laminating, thermoplastic films orientation, shrink and stretch films, thermoforming and thermoplastics blow molding.

Optical, Mechanical Properties of Thermoplastic Polymers
Diffusivity and Permeability in Plastics
Extrusion and Calendering in Thermoplastics
Coating and Laminating in Thermoplastics
Blending and Vapor Deposition in Thermoplastics
Orientation of Thermoplastic Films
Shrink and Stretch Films
Blow Molding in Thermoplastics

4. Questions on Paper and Paper Based Packaging Materials

The section contains questions on paper basics, mechanical pulping, chemical and semichemical pulping, bleaching, paper making and paper types.

Paper Basics
Mechanical Pulping
Chemical Pulping & Semichemical Pulp
Pulping, Digestion and Bleaching
Paper Making – 1
Paper Making – 2
Types of Paper

5. Questions & Answers on Modern Packaging Techniques

The section contains questions and answers on food active packaging, intelligent packaging systems, modified and controlled packaging techniques.

Active Packaging in Food
Modified & Controlled Packaging Techniques
Intelligent Packaging Systems

6. Questions on Glass Packaging Materials

The section contains questions on glass packaging materials, glass properties and manufacture, glass surface treatment, closures and defects in glass containers.

Glass as Packaging Material
Properties of Glass
Manufacture of Glass – 1
Manufacture of Glass – 2
Surface Treatment of Glass
Defects in Glass Containers

7. Questions & Answers on Metal Packaging Materials

The section contains questions and answers on metal packaging materials and tinplate manufacture.

Metal as Packaging Material
Manufacture of Tinplate – 1
Manufacture of Tinplate – 2
Manufacture of Tinplate – 3
Manufacture of Tinplate – 4

8. Questions on Aseptic Packaging of Foods

The section contains questions on aseptic packaging, aseptic packages sterilization and integrity testing.

Aseptic Packaging
Sterilization in Aseptic Packages
Aseptic Packaging Systems
Integrity Testing of Aseptic Packages

9. Questions & Answers on Food Packaging Materials, Packaging Standards and Regulation Laws

The section contains questions and answers on food packaging materials, packaging laws and regulations.

Food Packaging Materials – 1
Food Packaging Materials – 2
Packaging Laws & Regulations – 1
Packaging Laws & Regulations – 2

10. Questions on Printing Processes, Inks, Adhesives and Labelling of Packaging Materials

The section contains questions on printing processes, inks, adhesives, labelling and coding.

Printing Processes
Labelling and Coding

11. Questions & Answers on Food Packaging Closures and Sealing Systems

The section contains questions and answers on closure functions and construction, heat sealing, peelable and cold seals.

Closure Functions and Construction
Heat Sealing
Peelable and Cold Seals

12. Questions on Deteriorative Reactions in Foods

The section contains questions on deteriorative reactions in food, intrinsic and extrinsic factors controlling deteriorative reactions rate.

Deteriorative Reactions in Foods
Rate of Deteriorative Reactions
Intrinsic Factors Controlling the Rate of Deteriorative Reactions
Extrinsic Factors Controlling the Rate of Deteriorative Reactions

13. Questions & Answers on Shelf Life of Foods

The section contains questions and answers on shelf life determination and prediction, accelerated shelf life testing, shelf life testing methods, shelf life devices and determination.

Determination and Prediction of Shelf Life
Predicting Shelf Life
Accelerated Shelf Life Testing
Other Methods of Shelf Life Testing
Shelf Life Devices
Shelf Life Determination

14. Questions on Packaging of Microwavable Foods

The sections covers questions on microwavable foods packaging materials, packaged microwavable foods processing and methods.

Processing in Packaged Microwavable Foods
Methods in Packaged Microwavable Foods
Packaging Materials for Microwavable Foods

15. Questions & Answers on Active and Intelligent Packaging

The section contains questions and answers on active packaging systems, sachets, pads, adsorbents, emitters, intelligent packaging systems and packaging indicating product quality.

Active Packaging Systems
Sachets and Pads
Adsorbents and Emitters
Intelligent Packaging Systems
Packaging Indicating Product Quality

16. Questions on Vacuum and Gas Packaging, Modified and Controlled Atmosphere Packaging

The section contains questions on vacuum and gas packaging, map and cap gases, methods and equipments.

Vacuum and Gas Packaging
Gases used in MAP
Methods and Equipments in MAP
Gases used in CAP
Methods and Equipments in CAP

17. Questions & Answers on Packaging of Flesh Foods, Fruits, Vegetables & Dairy Products

The section contains questions and answers on flesh foods packaging, fruits, vegetables and dairy products packaging.

Packaging of Flesh Foods
Packaging of Fruits and Vegetables
Packaging of Dairy Products

18. Questions on Packaging of Cereals, Snack Foods, Confectionery and Beverages

The section contains questions on cereals, snack foods and confectionery packaging, hot, cold and alcoholic beverages packaging.

Packaging of Cereals and Snack Foods
Packaging of Bakery and Confectionery
Packaging of Hot Beverages
Packaging of Cold Beverages
Packaging of Alcoholic Beverages

19. Questions & Answers on Food Packaging and Sustainability, Thermoplastic and Thermosetting Polymers

The section contains questions and answers on food packaging and sustainability, thermoplastic and thermosetting polymers.

Food Packaging and Sustainability
Thermoplastic Polymers
Thermosetting Polymers

20. Questions on Packaging Used in Transportation, Paper and Plastics Strength

The section contains questions on transportation packaging, paper strength, plastics strength and permeability.

Packaging Used in Transportation
Strength of Paper
Strength and Permeability of Plastics
If you would like to learn Food Packaging Technology thoroughly, you should attempt to work on the complete set of questions and answers mentioned above. It will immensely help anyone trying to crack an exam or an interview.

Here’s the list of Best Reference Books in Food Packaging Technology.

Wish you the best in your endeavor to learn and master Food Packaging Technology!

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