Most heat-resistant micro–organism of those that may potentially develop and cause product spoilage. Its thermal death time curve should be used to determine the most suitable heat sterilisation or pasteurisation treatment for each product. Propionic bacteria are taken as the reference micro–organisms for table olives, for which the equation of the thermal death time is defined by a reference temperature equal to 62.4 ºC and a z curve of 5.25.
Mission of the Executive Director to Pakistan
Islamabad / 22.10.2021
On the first day of his official visit to Pakistan, the Executive Director Abdellatif Ghedira agreed to pay an unscheduled visit to an olive nursery on the outskirts of Islamabad. The IOC delegation were accompanied by Dr...
Videoconference with Sudan
Madrid - Khartum / 21.10.2021
Continuing its policy of reaching out to countries interested in engaging in olive growing, the Executive Secretariat of the International Olive Council held a video conference on 18 October 2021 with officials from the...