EcoARMOUR

1
Oct

Bercen’s Food-Safe EcoArmour RC Coating as a Functional Silicone Alternative

Silicone has gained notoriety in the culinary world for its nonstick properties and resistance to deformation and degradation under both high and low temperatures. As such, it is used for many products including cooking utensils, pot holders, and all sorts of bakeware. These silicone products are made through a process that requires physical molds and curing time, but what if

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19
Aug

Green Chemistry at Bercen

Before the Pollution Prevention Act of 1990, pollution widely threatened the health of people and our planet. Nitrates choked the world’s waterways, acid rain dissolved woodlands, and corrosive greenhouse gases thinned the ozone layer. Much has improved in the last 26 years, the result of more stringent regulations in the public sector and environmentally-conscious manufacturers in the private sector creating

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1
Aug

EcoARMOUR is a Safe Solution for the On-Demand Food Industry

Today’s on-demand economy is booming: it is now commonplace to order rides, shop for all kinds of goods, and order meals from anywhere on a computer or smartphone. Chetan Nerain, project manager of UberEATS, noted that when the new app first launched in Canada, Uber needed to respond quickly to new logistical challenges that were not the same as the

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7
Jul

EcoARMOUR Helps Protect Against Bioaccumulation

Bioaccumulation of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) is a serious threat to humans and animals. A major source of bioaccumulative chemicals in the environment is the paper and cardboard that ends up in landfills and recycling plants. Coatings and additives used in cardboard and paper products remain in the environment and spread after these products are discarded, eventually accumulating in the

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15
May

Eliminating Fluorochemical Use with EcoARMOUR Coatings

Fluorochemicals have been the packaging industry’s answer to consumer food and fast food packaging, until now. The same chemicals in packaging that provide a resistance to oil and water, making it ideal for food storage and distribution, have been railed against by the scientific community lately for leaching harmful doses of toxic chemicals into humans, animals and the environment. New

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