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Effects of Postharvest Hot Water Treatments on Storage of Apples

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Effects of Postharvest Hot Water Treatments on Storage of Apples

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Different chemicals are used on Horticultural crops in order to prevent them from postharvest decay. Spraying, mixing with wax or impregnated on wrapping paper are some type of usage that process. However there are negative effects of these chemicals on people healt and pollunation of enviorement in the case of over dose and unconsious usage. So chemical remains are serious problem on the export Nowadays, the friendly treatments (hot water, hot air and hot vapour) which are used instead of chemi...

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Ömur Dündar Okan Özkaya


Horticultural Crop Products


hot water, apple, quality, chilling injury

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This resource is licensed under the license(CC-BY-NC-ND) Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported

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