for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry ...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Advanced Technologies For Meat Processing

Advanced Technologies For Meat Processing by Leo M.L. Nollet
Add to cart
US$ 220.00

In recent years, the meat industry has incorporated important technological advances that, to this point, have not been addressed in a single source. Comprehensive and authoritative, Advanced Technologies for Meat Processing presents developments concerning the quality, analysis, and processing of meat and meat products.

Co-Edited by Fidel Toldra - Recipient of the 2010 Distinguished Research Award from the American Meat Science Association

Featuring contributions from a panel of international experts, the book details technologies used in the meat processing chain. It describes important processing methodologies such as gene technology, automation, irradiation, hot boning, high pressure, vacuum-salting, enzymes, starters, and bacteriocins.

The book begins by exploring various production systems that include the use of modern biotechnology, automation in slaughterhouses, and rapid non-destructive on-line detection systems. It proceeds to describe different new technologies such as decontamination, high pressure processing, and fat reduction. The book then examines functional meat compounds such as peptides and antioxidants and the processing of nitrate-free products and dry-cured meat products. It also discusses bacteriocins that fight against meat-borne pathogens and the latest developments in bacterial starters for improved flavor in fermented meats. It concludes with a discussion of packaging systems of the final products.

Taylor and Francis; March 2006
502 pages; ISBN 9781420017311
Read online, or download in secure PDF format
Title: Advanced Technologies For Meat Processing
Author: Leo M.L. Nollet; Fidel Toldra
 
Buy, download and read Advanced Technologies For Meat Processing (eBook) by Leo M.L. Nollet; Fidel Toldra today!
More Technology
Subject categories
ISBNs
1420017314
9781420017311
9781574445879