The Effect of Plant Oils for Reducing Contamination of Stored Packaged-Foodstuffs

Journal title

Journal of Plant Protection Research




vol. 51


No 1


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze


Committee of Plant Protection PAS ; Institute of Plant Protection – National Research Institute




DOI: 10.2478/v10045-011-0015-y ; ISSN 1427–4345 ; eISSN 1899–007X


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