The ethylene absorbers are a mix of clay andoxidizing agents (such as potassium permanganate)non-reusable. They are in the form of granules to beplaced in the special equipments, filters andtransport sachets. The use of absorbers guarantees the hygiene of the treated air, purifying it frommicroorganisms and volatile substances such asethylene, acetaldehyde, ethanol, methanol, etc. Thatthey accumulate in the environment movement andstorage of fruit and vegetables.
What is Ethylene?
Ethylene gas is the ripening agent which occurs naturally in nature. It causes fruits to ripen &decay, vegetables & floral to wilt. Controlling ethylene gas after picking will extend the lifecycle of your commodity-allowing them to be held for a much a longer period of time. Whilerefrigeration & humidity slow decay, they don’t halt the production of harmful ethylene gas.
Ethylene Absorber Advantages:
Eliminates decay, mold, discoloration, wilting, softening, scalding, loss of crunch andmany other negative effects caused by ehtylene gas.
Use during post-harvest handling to slow down the ripening process of fruits, vegetablesand flowers
Use during domestic and international shipments traveling via ocean, truck, rail and air.
Use Ethylene Absorber during cold storage to preserve freshness.
Non-toxic, chemically inert, can be disposed of as normal waste. Sachets are wrapped inTyvek.
Non-dusting - Non-tearing
EA Sachets are available in sizes of 3 gm, 5 gm, 10 gm. The sachets are packed in tyvek (meet USFDA). Custom Made sizes also available upon request.