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Ethylene scrubbing is favourable for storage quality






Fruitteelt Den Haag 82(42): 14-15

Ethylene scrubbing is favourable for storage quality

Apple Elstar and pear Conference fruits from several orchards were stored in different O2 and CO2 concentrations, with or without CO2 scrubbers. For the apples, the O2 concentration was 1.3% and the CO2 concentration 2.4% in each storage chamber. For the pears, the O2 concentration was 6% with ethylene scrubbing and either 6 or 3% without ethylene scrubbing; CO2 concentration was 0.65%.


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