Patent Number: 8,722,134

Title: Post-harvest treatment of fruits with an antifungal composition

Abstract: The present invention relates to the treatment of wounds occurring from cutting bananas and pineapples from a tree with a composition containing natamycin and at least one phosphite containing compound.

Inventors: Stark; Jacobus (Rotterdam, NL), Van Rijn; Ferdinand Theodorus Jozef (Delft, NL), Hunik; Jan Hendrik (The Hague, NL)

Assignee: DSM IP Assets B.V.

International Classification: A01G 5/06 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018