Corpus ID: 107214254

P63 Modified Atmosphere Package for 'Bravo de Esmolfe' Apple

  title={P63 Modified Atmosphere Package for 'Bravo de Esmolfe' Apple},
  author={A. Rocha and D. Ripoll and M. G. Barreiro and A. Morais},
  • A. Rocha, D. Ripoll, +1 author A. Morais
  • Published 2000
  • Engineering
  • Bravo de Esmolfe' is a national apple variety which unique organoleptic characteristics make it a produce of excellency among consumers and its price may reach high values. The aim of this work was to design a modified atmosphere package (MAP) adequate for long-term storage of this apple variety. Apple samples were stored at 2°C in air (perforated polymeric film) and modified atmosphere (bags of two different polymeric films were tested) during 6 months, and quality was evaluated at different… CONTINUE READING