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FORECASTING ARRIVAL TEMPERATURES OF ICEBERG LETTUCE SHIPPED BY HIGHWAY TRAILER AND PIGGYBACK TRAILER.

Summary

THE RESULTS OF PREVIOUS STUDIES BY THE AUTHORS HAVE SUGGESTED THAT SOME FACTORS HAVE A CONSIDERABLE, AND POSSIBLY UNFAVOURABLE, EFFECT ON THE ARRIVAL TEMPERATURE OF ICEBERG LETTUCE ; THESE FACTORS ARE CONNECTED TO LETTUCE TEMPERATURE ON LOADING, LOAD PATTERN AND DENSITY AND TRAILER CHARACTERISTICS AND CONDITION, THEY WERE INCLUDED IN A FORECAST FORMULA FOR ARRIVAL TEMPERATURES DURING HOT SUMMER MONTHS. THE AUTHORS DISCUSS THE PROCEDURE USED AND ITS ACCURACY.

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  • Original title: FORECASTING ARRIVAL TEMPERATURES OF ICEBERG LETTUCE SHIPPED BY HIGHWAY TRAILER AND PIGGYBACK TRAILER.
  • Record ID : 1986-0411
  • Languages: English
  • Source: [Refrigeration serving humanity]. Proceedings of the XVIth international Congress of Refrigeration.
  • Publication date: 1983/08/07
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.

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