Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Cooling fruit in fibreboard: New containers for plums and pears tested for their suitability to present packing and shipping methods

Author

Rene Guillou

Author Affiliations

Rene Guillou is Associate Specialist in Agricultural Engineering, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 9(2):5-6. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n02p5. February 1955.

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Abstract

Concern that customary handling and cooling methods—developed for wooden containers—might result in unsatisfactory cooling when applied to fibreboard containers led to studies of cooling measurements with plums and pears at Davis.

Guillou R. 1955. Cooling fruit in fibreboard: New containers for plums and pears tested for their suitability to present packing and shipping methods. Hilgardia 9(2):5-6. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n02p5
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