RESEARCH

PACKAGING SUSTAINABILITY

Recycling Bottles
  • Ongoing projects:

    • Evaluating Packaging Systems and Design for Sustainable eCommerce Supply Chains

    • How Changes in Consumer Package Design Impact Environmental Sustainability

  • Methods used:

    • Life cycle assessment (LCA)

PACKAGING LOGISTICS

Packaging Factory
  • Ongoing projects:

    • Measurement and Analysis of Parcel Shipping Environment in Canada

    • Numerical Prediction of Equivalent Mechanical Properties of Corrugated Paperboards by 3D Finite Element Analysis

    • Finite Element-based Simulation for Edgewise Compression Behavior of Corrugated Paperboard

  • Methods used:​
    • Pre-shipment packaging test​ (ISTA)

    • Finite element analysis (FEA)

    • Distribution environment analysis

    • Packaging cost analysis

PACKAGING AND HUMAN FACTORS

Couple Looking at Cheese at Market
  • Ongoing projects:

    • ​The influence of eco-designed packaging graphics on consumers’ attentive behaviors and perception of high-calorie food products purchasing from millennials’ perspective

  • Methods used:​
    • Eye-tracking analysis
    • Virtual reality (VR)