Volume 5, Issue 17 (12-2015)                   JCPP 2015, 5(17): 273-284 | Back to browse issues page

DOI: 10.18869/acadpub.jcpp.5.17.273

XML Persian Abstract Print

Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Jafarpoor M, Amini D, Mortezaeinejad F, Gholparvar A R, Khoshbakht D. Effect of Putrescine and 1-MCP on Quality Attributes and Storage Life of Strawberry Fruits (Fragaria ananassa Cv. Selva). JCPP. 2015; 5 (17) :273-284
URL: http://jcpp.iut.ac.ir/article-1-2426-en.html

Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran. , davod.khoshbakht@gmail.com
Abstract:   (671 Views)

Ethylene is an important contributor to the acceleration of fruit ripening and postharvest losses of fruit. Thus, anti ethylene substances could increase storage life of fruits. Thus the effects of 0 (control), 0.5, 0.75 and 1 µL L-1 of 1-MCP and putrescine with 0 (control), 0.5, 1 and 1.5 mM on the storage life (1°C) during 21 day in strawberry fruit Cv. Selva were studied and appearance and the physicochemical characteristics of fruits were measured. A factorial experiment through complete randomized design (CRD) was used. The highest marketability, firmness, citric acid (TA), total soluble solids (TSS), vitamin C and the lowest amount of appearance decay, pH and the ratio of TSS/TA were observed in the treatment of 0.75 and 1 µL L-1 of 1-MCP and 1 and 1.5 mM of putrescine. The results obtained from the experiment showed a positive effect of 1-MCP and putrescine on the storage life of strawberry. The results further showed that the use of 1-MCP and putrescine can act as an effective strategy in postharvest technology of strawberry fruit.

Full-Text [PDF 215 kb]   (381 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: General

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:
Write the security code in the box

Send email to the article author

© 2015 All Rights Reserved | Isfahan University of Technology - Journal of Crop Production and Processing

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb

تحت نظارت وف بومی آسپا-وف