A PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION INTO IMPROVING THE SHELF LIFE OF BAMBOO

A PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION INTO IMPROVING THE SHELF LIFE OF BAMBOO

Author by Dr. Foluke Odutayo

Journal/Publisher: Journal Of Applied Sciences

Volume/Edition: 6

Language: English

Pages: 3787 - 3793

Abstract

A preliminary investigation into the use of engine oil, gammalin 20
and solignum to improve
the' shelf life of bamboo was conducted
for months spanning wet and dry season period. Results showed
that
the' three materials, used can preserve and improve the shelf

life of bamboo usage, but a reapplication is necessary after 4 or 6
months depending
on the material used.


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