Food Preservation and Quality Standard

The quality of food not only depends on raw materials but also depends on preservation methods of food. It ensures that the quality, edibility and the nutritive value of food remains same. On other hand food preservation is primarily aiming at minimizing post-harvest losses of food while improving the shelf-life and value addition. It also includes the process that prevents visual deterioration. Food quality standards have benchmarked the required level of food quality parameters, linking the safety management systems to the desired quality. Considering the significance of quality standards and food management system food safety meetings maintains the food safety and security.