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Sustainable Production Technology in Food - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128212332

Sustainable Production Technology in Food

1st Edition

Editors: Jose Lorenzo Paulo Munekata Francisco Barba
Paperback ISBN: 9780128212332
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st September 2021
Page Count: 191
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Description

Sustainable Production Technology in Food explores several important scientific and practical aspects related to sustainable technologies in food production in both the farm and industry contexts. The book contains 18 chapters that describe the current scenario of technological advances within the food production system, focusing on the context of sustainability and offering future perspectives for the sustainable production of food.

Key Features

  • Presents a comprehensive discussion around the multidisciplinary aspects of technological advances for sustainable food production
  • Addresses the current relationship between food production and sustainability
  • Closes the gap between the recent technological advances in sustainability by focusing on the food production system

Readership

Those working in food technology, food science, nutrition, environmental science, and engineering

Table of Contents

  1. Modern food production: Fundaments; sustainability and the role of technological advances
    2. Consumer and market demand for sustainable food products
    3. Technological Advances for Sustainable Crop Production
    4. Technological Advances for Sustainable Livestock Production
    5. Advances in Conventional Technologies for Sustainable Food Production
    6. Innovative Technologies in Sustainable Food Production
    7. Regulations and policies applied in sustainable food production: Current scenario and future perspectives

Details

No. of pages:
191
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2021
Published:
1st September 2021
Imprint:
Academic Press
Paperback ISBN:
9780128212332

About the Editors

Jose Lorenzo

Jose Lorenzo

José Manuel Lorenzo is Head of Research at the Meat Technology Centre of Galicia, Ourense, Spain. His research focuses on development of new product, processes, and food packaging. He has more than 300 publications and more than 4000 citations. He is an associate editor of the Food Research International, Journal of the Science Food and Agriculture, Food Analytical Methods, and Canadian Journal of Animal Science. Currently, he is directly involved in the: 1) Animal production; 2) Study of natural compounds as food ingredients; 3) Understanding physicochemical, biochemical, sensorial, and microbial changes during the technological processes applied to meat products; and 4) Development of new and healthier meat food products.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of Research, Meat Technology Centre of Galicia, Ourense, Spain

Paulo Munekata

Paulo Munekata

Paulo Eduardo Sichetti Munekata is a postdoctoral researcher (Juan de la Cierva – formación scholarship) at the Meat Technology Centre of Galicia (CTC), Ourense, Spain. He is the author of 45 scientific articles in well-recognized peer-reviewed international journals, 15 book chapters in international publishers, 34 communications to national and international congresses. Currently, he is directly involved in projects aiming to: 1) Characterize natural compounds with antioxidant activity; 2) Develop healthier food products (particularly meat products) using natural compounds (specially antioxidants); 3) Study the effect of natural and active ingredients in the technological properties of food products.

Affiliations and Expertise

Postdoctoral Rsearcher (Juan de la Cierva – formación scholarship), Meat Technology Centre of Galicia (CTC), Ourense, Spain

Francisco Barba

Francisco Barba

Francisco Barba Preventive Medicine and Public Health Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Valencia Avda. Vicent Andrés Estellés, s/n, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain.

Affiliations and Expertise

Preventive Medicine and Public Health Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Valencia Avda. Vicent Andres Estelles, Burjassot, Valencia, Spain

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