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Food By-Product Based Functional Food Powders

Özlem Tokuşoğlu
February 19, 2018

The by-products of food processing operations may still contain many valuable substances. Nowadays, the potential utilization of these major components has been the focus of increasing attention. Food by-products or food industry shelf-stable coproducts in liquid, pomace, or powder forms can be...

Phenolic Compounds in Food: Characterization and Analysis

Leo M.L. Nollet, Janet Alejandra Gutierrez-Uribe
February 13, 2018

Phenolic compounds, one of the most widely distributed groups of secondary metabolites in plants, have received a lot of attention in the last few years since the consumption of vegetables and beverages with a high level of such compounds may reduce risks of the development of several diseases....

Cassava in Food, Feed and Industry

C. Balagopalan
December 18, 2017

Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) is the staple food of more than 300 million people in the world. Though cassava is utilized in a variety of ways, scientific books of any category written on the postharvest aspects of cassava are relatively few. The effect of this paucity was strikingly felt...

Use Of Fungi As Food: Volume 1

William D Gray
December 13, 2017

The present work is an attempt to bring together in some sort of organized form all such information that would link mycology (other than the involvement of fungi in food spoilage) to the food industry. It may be justly criticized for its brevity and, in some instances, will probably be criticized...

Spices: Leafy Spices

V. Prakash
December 13, 2017

Leafy Spices discusses the botany, cultivation, harvesting and processing, chemical composition, processing methods, varietal differences and end uses for the leaves and essential oils of leafy spices. The book emphasizes botany and cultivation, identifies which seasons are best for harvesting to...

Handbook of Naturally Occurring Food Toxicants

Miloslav Rechcigl
December 08, 2017

In the last decade an increased concern has been voiced against various environmental hazards, particularly chemicals that may cause harm to humans or animals. Numerous studies which have dealt with this subject invariably have focused on chemical contaminants of some component of a food chain. In...

World Food Problem

Professor Miloslav Rechcigl
December 08, 2017

The aim of this publication is to provide the interested reader with an authoritative and comprehensive up-to-date bibliography on all important facets of the world food problem, encompassing such questions as the availability of natural reseources, the present and future sources of energy,...

Phosphates As Food Ingredients

R.H. Ellinger
December 08, 2017

There is an enormous quantity of literature, including numerous patents, on the functions and applications of phosphates in foods. No attempt has been made to review every publication, as such an exhaustive review would require a sizeable book. Anyone interested in further details on any topic...

Preservation Of Food By Ionizing Radiation: Volume I

November 29, 2017

Food Scientists the world over should keep abreast of advances in konwledge and techniques in this developing new food process. The place to start is with these three volumes, which are, without question, the most comprehensive and the most authoritative source fo information on the basic science...

Food Protection Technology

Charles W. Felix
November 29, 2017

A reference text for US federal, state, and local environmental health officials concerned with food safety and for their US food industry counterparts presents the proceedings of the 1986 Conference for Food Protection. The text includes 36 technical papers grouped among 6 specific areasof food...

Use Of Fungi As Food: Volume 2

Dave Gray
November 29, 2017

Few laymen are aware that cookbooks devoted solely to the preparation of mushrooms exist. This fact is brought to their attention and a few recipes are presented in detail. No attempt is made to exhaust the subject but as in the remainder of the book, enough is presented to give a view of the...

Handbook of Nutritional Supplements: Volume I: Human Use

Miloslav Rechcigl
November 29, 2017

The Handbook is composed of two parts, the first volume covering supplements for human usewhile the second volume is devoted to agriculture supplements. This volume, relating to food supplements for human use, is organized on the basis of raw materials utilized in their production, as well as on...