Essays about: "derivates"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the word derivates.

  1. 1. Determination of folate content in Swedish brown beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) from Öland : the impact of cultivar, year of production and region of origin

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Sara Babakirad; [2017]
    Keywords : folate; phaseolus vulgaris; Swedish brown beans from Öland; cultivar; meteorological conditions; water content;

    Abstract : The term folate refers to all naturally occurring derivates of pteroic acid that are biologically active, except folic acid. Over 150 vitamers are possible, but only around 50 are found in foods. READ MORE

  2. 2. Nutritional value of some insects and their impact on post weaning diarrhoea caused by Escherichia coli

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Therese Schönborg; [2017]
    Keywords : black soldier fly; house cricket; mealworm larvae; chitin; chitosan;

    Abstract : Insects like Black soldier fly (Hermetia Illucens), Mealworm larvae (Tenebrio Molitor) and House cricket (Acheta Domesticus) are of interest as possible sources of protein to be fed to monogastic animals like pigs and poultry, as they are all thought to have nutrient compositions similar to soybean- or fish meal. This is of interest as the demand for high quality protein is increasing in time with the growing world population. READ MORE

  3. 3. Plasma and adipose tissue alkylresorcinols in women and men as biomarkers of whole grain wheat and rye intake

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Food Science

    Author : Emma Myhré Herelius; [2016]
    Keywords : alkylresorcinols; whole grain; rye; wheat; C17 C21; biomarker; plasma; adipose tissue;

    Abstract : Epidemiological studies have demonstrated several health benefits associated with whole grain intake, including prevention of cardiovascular disease, type II diabetes, colorectal cancer, obesity and mortality. Whole grain products are therefore recommended by national agencies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Spreading of persistent organic pollutants from fiber bank sediments

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Lisa Vogel; [2015]
    Keywords : persistent organic pollutants; PCB; DDT; HCB; fiber bank; paper and pulp; POM; log Kd; bioaccumulation; pore water concentration; Marenzelleria spp.; Saduria entomon;

    Abstract : Discharge of untreated wastewater from paper and pulp industries have led to large environmental impacts on the coastal sediments in Västernorrland, Sweden. Dissolved fibers caused the formation of large fiber banks and fiber influenced sediment areas, which proved to be highly affected by contamination with persistent organic pollutants (POPs). READ MORE

  5. 5. Exposure to FX Rate Risk - A Qualitative Analysis of German Fair Trade Importers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Brenner; Kerstin Remer; [2015]
    Keywords : Fair Trade; FX Exposure; Hedging; SMEs; Sustainable Finance; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim of this paper is to investigate the exposure of Fair Trade (FT) importers in Germany, operating based on the principles of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO), to foreign exchange (FX) rate risk in the light of the current depreciation of the Euro. The ongoing high volatility of the Euro exchange rate strongly affects Fair Trade companies that import products mostly from developing countries and sell them in the European market. READ MORE