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 Broccoli

Ned breathable bags and liners for fresh produce preserves broccoli quality and freshness during prolonged storage and shipment by-

  • Minimizing dehydration and weight loss, thereby preserving firmness
  • Preventing decay
  • Preventing discoloration & yellowing
  • Slowing senescence (aging)

Added Value
Eliminates ice and the potential contamination from ice; also eliminates the messy slush resulting from melted ice
  • Iceless packing enables field packing and closure followed by traditional cooling processes
  • Replaces waxed cartons
  • Reduces transportation costs by freeing space taken up by ice
  • Enables vacuum cooling in the carton through the venting system
  • Iceless system is compatible with the Xcool QA traceability system monitoring weight and temperature of broccoli
  • Facilitates transportation by land and sea
  • Ensures uniform and consistent quality
  • Prolongs storage and shelf life & reduces waste in the supply chain