Storing Fruits and vegetables

By: Winter and Mya

Refrigerated produce

Leave refrigerated produce unwashed in its original packages or wrapped loosely in a plastic bag.

Room temperature

Fruits and vegetables stored at room temp should be removed from the package and left loose.

ethylene gas

If you keep certain fruits in a bag than the ethylene gas causes the fruit to become old and nasty faster

ethylene

A colorless, flammable gas, C 2 H 4, having a sweet, unpleasant odor and taste, the first member of the ethylene series, usually obtained from petroleum and natural gas: