Journal of Packaging

A forum devoted to significant issues facing packaging professionals in all disciplines


The Institute of Packaging Professionals Journal of Packaging serves the entire packaging community’s educational needs. The Journal is a resource for professional analysis of all packaging issues. It is a forum that covers issues in depth.

Publication Schedule

Journal is an electronic publication. It resides on the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) Internet site. IoPP updates it as papers are published, rather than having a set publication schedule. IoPP invites members to visit the Journal regularly to benefit from newly published materials and to download papers of value to them.

Published Articles

Click on the Table of Contents icon to the right, for a list of all the published articles and their dates of publication.

Submitting Papers

Journal publishes papers submitted by IoPP members and by non-members. Papers include those reviewed by peers as part of the Certified Packaging Professional (CPP) program. It also carries papers that the IoPP staff considers worthy of publication. To submit papers—or for any other questions—contact the Journal’s staff at jimg@iopp.org.







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