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Preferred Term:

controlled atmosphere storage

Definition:
A storage technology in which the gas composition in the storage facility is controlled in order to delay senescence and prolong shelf life of fruits, vegetables and other products.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt-core
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Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • modified atmosphere storage
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/28790
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