A Complete Course in Canning and Related Processes, 1st Edition

  • Volume 2
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  • ISBN-10: 1845696204
  • ISBN-13: 9781845696207
  • DDC: 664.0282
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 512 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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The 13th edition of A complete course in canning is ready for distribution for those interested in the canning, glass packing, and aseptic processing industries. This book has been totally revised and updated by Dr Donald Downing.The books are a technical reference and textbooks for students of food technology; food plant managers; product research and development specialists; Food equipment manufacturers and salesmen; brokers; and food industry suppliers. The three books contain a total of over 1650 pages.Dr Donald Downing, Professor of food processing, New York Agricultural Experiment Station, Cornell University, Geneva, New York, has brought together many subjects, heretofore unpublished, as a unit. The objective was to make the books so comprehensive that they cover all phases of processing and so complete that they could be used as textbooks in food technology courses, as well as reference manuals and instruction books for all the food processing industry, lay individuals, as well as the professional food technologist.This new edition has been totally revised and expanded over previous editions, having new sections, new products and processes, and covers subjects from creating a business plan and planning a food processing operation, through processing and into the warehousing of the finished product.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Half Title Page.
Table Of Contents.
1: Microbiology of Canned Foods.
2: Heat Penetration Determinations and Thermal Process Calculations.
3: Metal Containers for Canned Foods.
4: Glass and Plastic Containers.
5: Retortable Flexible Containers Retort Pouch and Semi-Rigid Containers.
6: Packages for Aseptic Packaging.
7: In-Plant Quality Control Organization of Quality Control.
8: Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point Inspection (HACCP).
9: Consumer Complaints and Market Recall.
10: Computer-Integrated Manufacturing.
11: Ingredients.
Glossary of Terms.
Figures Index.
Table Index.
Forms Index.
Appendix Index.
Subject Index.