The process by which the food stuffs are exposed to ionization radiation which is capable of stripping the electrons from the food. Thus method helps to preserve the food for a longer time and reduce the risk of food illness cases
Food irradiation is a technology for controlling spoilage and eliminating food borne pathogens, such as Salmonella. The result is similar to conventional pasteurization and is often called "cold pasteurization" or "irradiation pasteurization". like pasteurization, irradiation kills bacteria and other pathogens.
Related Journals of Food Irradiation
Journal of Experimental Food Chemistry, Journal of Food Processing & Technology, Journal of Food & Industrial Microbiology, Journal of Food & Nutritional Disorders, Journal of Nutritional Disorders & Therapy Journal of Food Protection, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, European Food Research and Technology.