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Controlled Atmosphere Ripening – Part 3 – All about Ethylene Gassing

All about Ethylene… How much ethylene gas is enough?  Can you use too much ethylene?  For how long do you gas?  Can you / should you use fresh air ventilation while gassing? If you ask five different people, you might … Continue reading

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Detailed info about how Controlled Atmosphere Ripening Works – A Series

CAR involves airflow, static pressure, temperature, humidity, ethylene, and oxygen/carbon dioxide, and how they inter-relate. Precise control of ethylene gassing, and oxygen / carbon dioxide levels, elude all but the most astute operators, as do their benefits. Better airflow control … Continue reading

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