Effect of different types of plastic packaging films on the moisture and aflatoxin contents of pistachio nuts during storage.


Pistachio nut (Pistacia vera L.) is one of the popular tree nuts in the world. Proper selection of packaging materials is necessary to prevent absorption of moisture and aflatoxin formation which will influence the overall product quality and safety. This research is undertaken to study the effect of different type of flexible packaging films on the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13197-012-0624-0