The Food Science and Technology Specialization prepares students for careers in the food industry and related government sectors. The Specialization meets the guidelines of the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT).
For each chemical substance, information on physical and chemical properties, production, applications, economic data, toxicology and occupational health is given. The chemical substances that are described in detail range from raw materials via bulk products to fine and specialty chemicals. Relevant patent information is given wherever available.
It consists of over 3.3 milion citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, and technical reports. Subject areas include: agricultural economics and rural sociology, agricultural production, animal sciences, chemistry, entomology, food and human nutrition, forestry, natural resources, pesticides, plant science, soils and fertilizers, and water resources. Also includes related areas such as biology and biotechnology, botany, ecology, and natural history. Agricola corresponds to the Bibliography of Agriculture