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All You Ever Wanted to Know about Banana Ripening

BANANA (AND OTHER FRUIT) RIPENING ROOMS BACKGROUND Bananas and other unripe fruit (e.g. mango, papaya, avocado, tomato, stone fruit), are ripened in specially constructed rooms by exposure to a controlled atmosphere containing ethylene gas at a concentration of typically 100-200ppm … Continue reading

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