The information provided here represents the maximum number of days achieved in storage in selected commercial trials or in the lab. Since picking and post-harvest conditions vary, these storage times should be viewed as guidelines only. In addition, storage time performance may vary depending on packaging type.


Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) for Blueberries

Breathable bags and liners for fresh produce preserves blueberries quality and freshness during prolonged storage and shipment by-

  • Reducing dehydration and weight loss
  • Minimizing shriveling and loss of glossy appearance
  • Delaying color development and softening
  • Preventing decay

Added Value
  • Higher profitability due to less waste in the supply chain
  • Reduced logistic costs due to viability of sea and land transport over air freight
  • Smaller carbon foot print (land/sea transport instead of air freight)
  • Market expansion due to longer cold storage period