Banana Peel Synthesis
The edible film will have a good scent by the addition of 1 tsp. of orange peel essential oil.
Therefore, banana peels starch could be used to produce an edible film for food packaging.
Keywords: Food packaging materials, edible film, plasticizer, Banana peels starch, Orange peels essential oil
The use of conventional food packaging materials is usually effective in terms of the barrier but their non-biodegradability creates serious environmental problems such as flash floods, soil erosion, plastic pollution, harmful chemicals on landfills and water and global warming. Plastic packaging that is used every year worldwide is 40,000,000 tons and is put to one-time use and then