TITLE

Milk in a jug is easier to lug, but there may be a price to pay

PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Sep96, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the effects of packaging of milk on its nutritional contents. Vitamin losses; Change of taste; Recommendations on milk packaging.
ACCESSION #
9610040257

 

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