The Handbook of Food Analysis, Third Edition, presents an exhaustive compilation of analytical methods essential to every food chemist. This outstanding two-volume reference delineates the physical and chemical properties of nutrients and other food components. It provides step-by-step descriptions...
To Be Published March 14th 2015 by CRC Press
To Be Published January 22nd 2015 by CRC Press
Extensively revised and updated, Handbook of Water Analysis, Third Edition provides current analytical techniques for detecting various compounds in water samples. Maintaining the detailed and accessible style of the previous editions, this third edition demonstrates water sampling and preservation...
Published July 28th 2013 by CRC Press
For food scientists, high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) is a powerful tool for product composition testing and assuring product quality. Since the last edition of this volume was published, great strides have been made in HPLC analysis techniques—with particular attention given to...
Published November 15th 2012 by CRC Press
Evaluation of Environmental Pollution
Pesticides play an important role in controlling pests that carry diseases and threaten crop production. In recent years, however, there has been increased concern about the adverse impacts of pesticides and their degradation products on public health and the environment. A considerable amount of...
Published April 10th 2012 by CRC Press
Functional foods offer specific benefits that enhance life and promote longevity, and the active compounds responsible for these favorable effects can be analyzed through a range of techniques. Handbook of Analysis of Active Compounds in Functional Foods presents a full overview of the analytical...
Published January 17th 2012 by CRC Press
Considered high-priced delicacies or waste material to be tossed away, the use and value of offal—edible and inedible animal by-products—depend entirely on the culture and country in question. The skin, blood, bones, meat trimmings, fatty tissues, horns, hoofs, feet, skull, and entrails of...
Published March 31st 2011 by CRC Press
Analysis Instrumentation and Methods
While there are many books about various aspects of food allergy and allergens, not many comprehensively review the wide range of instrumentation and methods used in this analysis. Covering all of the major recognized food allergens in the US and EU, Food Allergens: Analysis Instrumentation and...
Published December 12th 2010 by CRC Press
When it comes to food selection, consumers are very reliant on their senses. No matter the date on a carton of milk or the seal on the package of meat, how that milk smells and the color of that meat are just as critical as any official factors. And when it comes to meal time, all the senses must...
Published September 14th 2010 by CRC Press
We cannot control how every chef, packer, and food handler might safeguard or compromise the purity of our food, but thanks to the tools developed through physics and nanotech and the scientific rigor of modern chemistry, food industry and government safety regulators should never need to plead...
Published September 2nd 2010 by CRC Press