WE ARE THE FUTURE OF PACKAGING
We are working to save the planet out of plastic and waste.
PROTECTING FOOD FROM NATURE
We save food using coatings which you can eat, ensuring freshness and naturalness.
It is a formula made from natural biobased biopolymers, biodegradable-compostable, in order to preserve or improve the freshness, stability, durability, appearance, taste, colour and fragrance of foods.
The solutions offered by COLUMBUS’ EGG technology are divided into two solutions:
Versatile, edible and biodegradable multilayer coatings applied to fresh solid foods (HMF – High Moisture Foods) or drinks such as juices, soft drinks, sport drinks.
Single-layer/poly-coupled sheets, through natural or synthetic glues, obtained by extrusion, moulding starting from COLUMBUS’ EGG formula. They are applied for packaging and protection of dry solid, powdered foods at low humidity (LMF – Low Moisture Foods).
PACKAGING PLASTIC FREE
We replace plastic packaging using biodegradable film starting from naturally sourced raw materials and/or waste from the agri-food industry.
It is a formula made from biobased natural biopolymers, biodegradable-compostable, designed to package non-food consumer goods. The solutions offered by technology are divided into two solutions:
Versatile, biodegradable multilayer coatings for the toiletries, cosmetics and home care sectors.
AEGIS: BIODEGRADABLE FILMS
Single-layer/poly-coupled sheets, through natural or synthetic glues, obtained by extrusion, moulding starting from COLUMBUS’ EGG formula. Applied for packaging and protection of non-food consumer products.
IUV Ltd. is an innovative Italian startup born from the insight of a young food technologist, Dr. Cosimo Maria Palopoli, who since high school has made his own the serious problem of plastics pollution, creating innovative coatings and films that can replace them.
His studies at the University of Florence together with the Catholic University have allowed him to acquire the skills to transform an idea into a project.
Established in 2019, the company is focused on the research, development, production and sales of technological aids and innovative, sustainable and natural packaging. The company works primarily in the food, toiletries, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, home care and logistics sectors.
COSIMO MARIA PALOPOLI
CEO & Founder
Innovative, visionary and creative talents.
Dr. Cosimo Maria Palopoli
CEO & FOUNDER
Dr.ssa Maria Lucia Gaetani
CTO & CO-FOUNDER
Dr. Andrea Sala
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