|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||62/239 ; 55/158 ; 62/78 ; 62/384|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 27 인용 특허 : 0|
Apparatus for storing produce under controlled conditions embodied in a transport container (5) for maintaining produce under controlled conditions during transportation. Nitrogen-rich gas and carbon dioxide gas are supplied to the container when required by a compact and efficient system wherein the nitrogen gas is generated from the ambient air surrounding the container using an air splitter (35) and the carbon-dioxide is generated from a store of dry-ice (40).
Apparatus for storing produce comprising: a substantially sealable container having a hollow interior for containing the produce; nitrogen rich gas generating means having an inlet means communicating with ambient air surrounding said container and a delivery means communicating with said hollow interior so that said gas generating means generates nitrogen rich gas from the ambient air and delivers said nitrogen rich gas to said hollow interior; oxygen level adjusting means in said delivery means for varying the oxygen content of said nitrogen rich gas d...