Aloe Based Edible Coating for Squash - ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH

Aloe Based Edible Coating for Squash to Extend Shelf Life - ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH - Squash - Zucchini - Calabacita - Calabacín - Long Squash - Yellow Squash

ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH is a new aloe based edible coating for use in any types of squash (zucchini and other varieties), to extend shelf life and protect from bacteria and fungi. 

ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH is a formulation exclusively prepared for use as an aloe based edible coating for any kind of squash -calabacín, calabacita, long squash, yellow squash, acorn squash, spaghetti squash, butternut squash, kabocha squash and zucchini. This post harvest solution allows to growers and packers extend shelf life of squash (zucchini and other varieties), avoid weight loss, help cicatrize small marks or wounds on the squash skin and protect squash (zucchini and other varieties) against bacterial and fungal attack.

ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH contributes to safe packing in squash, as established in the new Produce Safety Final Rule under Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) of the United States.

Aloe is very well known for its antibacterial and antifungal protection. ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH gives a strong protection against bacteria and fungi to any kind of squash, and also extends shelf life, because it creates a biofilm all over the surface of squash.

ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH is totally made from a renewable resource, is 100% biodegradable, and totally sustainable.  It is a new aloe based edible coating for squash. It replaces the use of peracetic acid and the use of paraffin or carnauba based waxes commonly known in the fresh produce industry.

ALOECOAT 1-BIO SQUASH is offered at conventional presentation and organic presentation. Organic certificates are issued by BioAgricert Italy under the Organic Programs from NOP-USDA; European Union, Canada-COR, IFOAM and Mexico LPOMEX.


Classification: Post Harvest Treatment, Coating, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Shelf life extension.

CAS No.: 85507-69-3

Place of Origin: Mexico. 

State: Liquid

Purity: 100%

Application: Fungi and bacterial control, coating, shelf life extension, post harvest treatment



Appearance: Light Yellow Liquid

Storage: Dry Place 20 C - 25 C Celsius

Color: Light Yellow

Packaging & Delivery

Packaging Details: 20 liter plastic drum, 200 liter (55 gallon) drum and 1000 liter plastic tote.

Delivery Time: 5-7 days


Technical Data Sheet  



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