Cumulative lethal rate during heat processes performed at temperatures below 100 ºC. A value of at least 15 units must be reached. Propionic bacteria are considered 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.
Organoleptic and physicochemical proficiency tests
Madrid / 14.05.2021
Every year, the IOC holds intercomparison trials for physico-chemical and sensory analysis. Several laboratories took part in the most recent intercomparison trial for the period 1 December 2021 to 30 November 2022....
MADRID / 13.05.2021
The pandemic has not stopped the Executive Secretariat from meeting its objectives, even as the institutional schedule has intensified in recent weeks. The agenda for 2021 is now live, including 50 working days of online...