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Unconventional but Fascinating Field of Chemical Engineering

By Thu, Feb 16, 2012 3:22PM UTC 9 Comments

Malaysians today are becoming health-conscious, with some turning into lifelong vegans and fruitarians. Fresh fruits and vegetables contain vitamins and minerals, but have a short shelf life due to natural biochemical changes. To prolong fruits and vegetables’ shelf life, postharvest processing such as drying, is widely used. Drying technology can extend the shelf life of...