Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/146430
Title:
Irradiation of Food
Author:
Misner, Scottie; Curtis, Carol; Whitmer, Evelyn
Affiliation:
Nutritional Sciences
Publisher:
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Issue Date:
May-2008
Description:
2 pp.; Revised version of 1999 title by Meer and Misner
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/146430
Abstract:
Food irradiation is the treatment of food by a certain type of intense energy known as ionizing radiation. This involves exposing bulk or packaged food to carefully controlled amounts of energy. Food does not come in contact with radioactive material. The publication discusses the technology of food irradiation including; the energy source, effect on foods, identifying treated foods, environmental concerns and approved uses in the U.S.
Type:
text; Pamphlet
Language:
en_US
Keywords:
food irradiation
Series/Report no.:
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Publication AZ1060

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMisner, Scottieen_US
dc.contributor.authorCurtis, Carolen_US
dc.contributor.authorWhitmer, Evelynen_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-21T20:34:45Z-
dc.date.available2011-10-21T20:34:45Z-
dc.date.issued2008-05-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/146430-
dc.description2 pp.en_US
dc.descriptionRevised version of 1999 title by Meer and Misneren_US
dc.description.abstractFood irradiation is the treatment of food by a certain type of intense energy known as ionizing radiation. This involves exposing bulk or packaged food to carefully controlled amounts of energy. Food does not come in contact with radioactive material. The publication discusses the technology of food irradiation including; the energy source, effect on foods, identifying treated foods, environmental concerns and approved uses in the U.S.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherCollege of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesUniversity of Arizona Cooperative Extension Publication AZ1060en_US
dc.subjectfood irradiationen_US
dc.titleIrradiation of Fooden_US
dc.typetext-
dc.typePamphlet-
dc.contributor.departmentNutritional Sciencesen_US
dc.identifier.calsAZ1060-2008-
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