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Veggie burgers in the EU market: a nutritional challenge?
(European Food Research and Technology, 2021-07-02) Funcionalitat i Seguretat Alimentària
Nutritional information of burgers launched in the EU market during 2020 was retrieved from their labels. Products were initially classified into four types: i.e., veggie, red meat-, fish- and poultry-based. ...
Future-Proofing Dietary Pea Starch
(ACS Food Science & Technology, 2021-08-28) Funcionalitat i Seguretat Alimentària
Impact of dietary porcine blood by-products in meagre (Argyrosomus regius) physiology, evaluated by welfare biomarkers and the antibacterial properties of the skin mucus
(Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 2021-09-14) Aqüicultura
Tools are required for quick and easy preliminary evaluation of functional feeds efficiency on fisheries. The analysis of skin mucus biomarkers is a recent alternative approach providing a faster feed-back ...
Hydrocarbon-Contaminated Sites: Is There Something More Than Exophiala xenobiotica? New Insights into Black Fungal Diversity Using the Long Cold Incubation Method
(Journal of Fungi (JoF), 2021-09-29) Gestió Integral de Residus Orgànics
Human-made hydrocarbon-rich environments are important reservoirs of microorganisms with specific degrading abilities and pathogenic potential. In particular, black fungi are of great interest, but their ...
Volatile Organic Compounds in the Azteca/Cecropia Ant-Plant Symbiosis and the Role of Black Fungi
(Journal of Fungi (JoF), 2021-10-06) Gestió Integral de Residus Orgànics
Black fungi of the order Chaetothyriales are grown by many tropical plant-mutualistic ants as small so-called “patches” in their nests, which are located inside hollow structures provided by the host ...
In-situ methane enrichment in continuous anaerobic digestion of pig slurry by zero-valent iron nanoparticles addition under mesophilic and thermophilic conditions
(Renewable Energy, 2021-08-27) Gestió Integral de Residus Orgànics
The effect of zero-valent iron nanoparticles (nZVI) addition on methane production during anaerobic digestion of pig slurry was assessed. Experiments were conducted using two experimental set-ups: batch ...
Ammonium and Phosphate Recovery in a Three Chambered Microbial Electrolysis Cell: Towards Obtaining Struvite from Livestock Manure
(Processes, 2021-10-27) Gestió Integral de Residus Orgànics
Ammonia and phosphate, which are present in large quantities in waste streams such as livestock manure, are key compounds in fertilization activities. Their recovery will help close natural cycles and ...
Short-term enrichment of microalgae with inorganic selenium and zinc and their effects on the mineral composition of microalgae and marine rotifer Brachionus plicatilis
(Aquaculture Nutrition, 2021-11-12) Aqüicultura
Rotifers are widely used as a live prey for finfish larvae, although their content in minerals such as selenium and zinc is lower than in fish. In the present study, mixed microalgae (i.e., Isochrysis ...
A high-resolution life cycle impact assessment model for continental freshwater habitat change due to water consumption
(Science of the Total Environment, 2021-03-22) Gestió Integral de Residus Orgànics
Global value chains and climate change have a significant impact on water resources and increasingly threaten freshwater ecosystems. Recent methodological proposals for life cycle impact assessment ...
Semi-solid fibre syrup for sugar reduction in cookies
(International Journal of Food Science and Technology, 2021-08-05) Funcionalitat i Seguretat Alimentària
Since sugar reduction is a pillar of the international nutritional guideline, the food industry is constantly looking for new ingredients able to replace sugar technological functionality while satisfying ...