By Ionel Rosenthal Ph.D. (auth.)

ISBN-10: 3642771084

ISBN-13: 9783642771088

This booklet has been written for these whose pursuits bridge nutrients processing and physicochemical facets of radiation. it isn't meant to be a complete assessment of courses bearing on meals and radiations. as an alternative, it's an try to familiarize the reader with pertinent wisdom of a unified, interdisciplinary suggestion of assorted electromagnetic radiations and corresponding results on meals. attention used to be given to similarities and vary­ ences among numerous segments of the electromagnetic spectrum. The huge procedure of this booklet was once thought of to be the most important for cross-discipline comparisons. The reader is brought to the electromagnetic spectrum within the Prologue after which the ebook follows the wavelengths, from brief to lengthy values. bankruptcy 1 bargains with ionizing radiation: old historical past, resources of radiation hired in nutrition remedy, devices of dimension, and basics of radiation chemistry. A survey of strength purposes of ionizing radiation in nutrients know-how is by way of an outline of tools for radiation dosimetry. safeguard and wholesomeness of irradiated meals, analytical equipment for postirradiation dosimetry in meals, and customer popularity of nutrition irradiation finish this part. bankruptcy 2 intrudes into the subsequent section of the spectrum: extremely­ violet-visible radiation. the overall presentation of this electro­ magnetic emission and illumination resource allows the dialogue of its results on meals, together with functions in foodstuff analysis.

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This is feasible with soft X-rays and electrons but difficult to achieve for high-energy radiations. Alternatively, the ionization measurement can be performed in a thimble gas-filled ionization dosimeter. In this device, a thimble air condenser whose walls are made from thin material with a stopping power similar to air, replaces the gas-filled (air) ionization chamble. , bakelite), do not modify the electronic equilibrium of the irradiated medium. Before use, the condenser is charged to an appropriate potential.

This is feasible with soft X-rays and electrons but difficult to achieve for high-energy radiations. Alternatively, the ionization measurement can be performed in a thimble gas-filled ionization dosimeter. In this device, a thimble air condenser whose walls are made from thin material with a stopping power similar to air, replaces the gas-filled (air) ionization chamble. , bakelite), do not modify the electronic equilibrium of the irradiated medium. Before use, the condenser is charged to an appropriate potential.

However if good practice is followed in the processing line, along the distribution chain until consumption, and, in particular, if the temperature of the product is never allowed to exceed 3°C, there should be no danger of botulism poisoning. Synergistic effects of other physical or chemical agents which are additive to irradiation, like heating or salting, might minimize the botulism hazard. Fatty fish, such as mackerel, herring, salmon, and trout, are not suited to radurization because of their susceptibility to lipid oxidation and color changes.

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