1. Development of Intelligent Packaging Colorimetric Sensor to Monitor the Quality and Safety of Smoked Fish
2. Development and Assessment of bacterial cellulose derived from fruit waste as a bio-based plastic film
3. Establishment of Shelf Life and Safety of Chilled Ready to Heat and Freshly Cooked Ready to Eat Foods Sold in Convenience Stores and Delivery Services
4. Shelf life extension of selected fresh-cut tropical fruits by aliginate based edible coating with lemongrass oil
5. Development of anti-oxidant film based on chitosan containing spent ground coffee extract
6. Exposure assessment of Filipino Consumers to benzophenones migrated from paper and paperboard used as packaging for food and beverages
7. Upgrading and Enhancing the Capacity of the Packaging Technology Division in Packaging Research and Innovation


1. Effect of Storage Conditions on Migration Characteristics of Benzophenone in Paper and Paper-based Food Packaging (Phase 2)
2. Data Acquisition of Shock and Vibration Values in the Delivery (Motorcycle and Closed Van) of E-commerce Products within Metro Manila
3. Shelf-life Extension of "Bukayo" and "Budin" through the Application of Improved Packaging Technology
4. Development of an Effective Distribution System for RTE foods (chicken arrozcaldo and fish rice meal) to Mitigate the Magnitude of Distress for Calamity Survivors and Providers of Services
5. Asia Packaging Network (APN) and International Packaging Symposium and ISTA-APD International Symposium on Distribution Packaging October 22 to 25, 2019


1. Effect of shock and vibration on the quality and shelf life of mangosteen
2. Branding as a tool in promoting packaging technologies developed by PTD
3. Development of collapsible toilet bowl for emergency/ disaster operations (Preliminary study)
4. Brand development of unique Philippine product
5. Development of nanocoating materials as postharvest treatment for selected tropical fruits (Phase 1)

Grants-In-Aid (GIA) projects receives grants from DOST or other Institutions for the implementation of programs/projects identified in the current DOST priorities and thrusts.