Handbook of Food Preservation, Second Edition (Food Science and Technology)
M. Shafiur Rahman
The processing of foodstuff is not any longer easy or hassle-free, yet is now a hugely inter-disciplinary technology. a few new options have built to increase shelf-life, reduce danger, shield the surroundings, and enhance useful, sensory, and dietary homes. The ever-increasing variety of foodstuff items and renovation concepts creates an outstanding call for for an up-to-the-minute instruction manual that may facilitate realizing of the tools, expertise, and technological know-how interested in the manipulation of those traditional and complicated renovation methods.
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Containing primary and sensible elements of present day present and rising maintenance equipment, the instruction manual of foodstuff protection, moment variation is helping practising business and educational foodstuff scientists, technologists, and engineers boost fine quality, secure items via greater figuring out and keep watch over of the approaches.
There is always some solute diffusion into the food and leaching out of the food's own solute. Thus, mass transport in osmotic dehydration is actually a combination of simultaneous water and solute transfer processes (Fig. 6). The main steps in the preparation of osmotically dehydrated products are shown in Figure 7. The osmotic dehydration process can be characterized by equilibrium and dynamic periods . In the dynamic period the mass transfer rates are increased or.
The slaughter process and chill floor of the slaughterhouse can be used to improve microbial quality of meat . Captive bolts and sticking knives have been shown to be a source of internal contamination of organs as well as muscle . Knives, steels, and aprons of slaughter personnel who handle beef carcasses before dehiding may be an important source of contamination; polishing equipment is probably the most important factor in contaminating pig car Page 50.
carotene, (c) temperature and concentration of storage oxygen, (d) progressive increase in pH from 7 to 8 during storage; potassium oxyacrolein, the enolic salt of malondialdehyde, formed selfcondensation reactions and polymerized at pH 7–8 to form fluorescing compounds . The appearance of surface slime on whole orange roughy stored in ice is shown in Table 5 as a function of storage days. 3. Textural Changes.
Gelatinization. The presence of an insoluble amylose complex appears to be responsible for the above characteristics of parboiled rice . The stickiness of rice can be manipulated by controlling the gelatinization process. Low molecular weight amylose in mashed potatoes give a gluey, sticky, or gummy texture. 2. Nutritional Quality Determination The nutritional value of milled parboiled rice is higher than that of white rice because gelatinized rice is easy to digest. C. Retrogradation.
The basic parts of the Hydrolock system (Fig. 6) are the water lock, cooker/cooler, chain carrier system, cooling system, and watercirculating system. Containers enter and travel through the process between two parallel conveyor chains. These chains enter and leave through water into a rotating pressure lock, sealed partly by water and partly by mechanical means. This facilitates preheating of incoming and precooling of outgoing containers. After loading through the lock, the containers are.