Evaluation of selected packaging and packing materials used in home delivered meals programs.
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Published by U. S. Administration on Aging] in [Washington .
Written in English


  • Food -- Packaging.,
  • Packaging -- Testing.

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Other titlesPackaging materials for home delivered meals., Home delivered meals programs.
StatementSubmitted by Fredric Buchholtz, Ruby M. Sheridan [and] Anne H. Schreiner. Edited by Elizabeth J. Bundy.
SeriesDHEW publication no. (OHD/AoA) 74-20239, DHEW publication -- no. (OHD/AoA) 74-20239.
ContributionsBuchholtz, Fredric., Bundy, Elizabeth J., Neighborly Center, inc.
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p.
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14117112M

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