Produce Information / Storage Tips

Use a Bluapple® to absorb ethylene gas to extend the life of produce.


Indications of Quality

Uniform egg to globular shape; firm, dark purple skin color; freedom from growth or handling defects; freedom from decay; a fresh green calyx.

Ideal Storage Conditions

Location: Room Temperature; can be kept in the refrigerator for 1-3 days if used soon after removal from refrigerator.
Temperature: 50 to 54 F (10 to 12 C)
Relative Humidity: 90 to 95%
Approximate Storage Life: 1-2 weeks*

Ethylene Production: Low
Ethylene Sensitivity: Moderate

Storage Tips

Do not wash before storing. Place in a VeggieZips™ produce bag if desired. A HydroLiner™ is not necessary.

* Approximate storage life is an estimate of in-home storage length. Your results may vary significantly depending on how long produce is in transit or in stock at the market.