Evaluation of Temperature Stressed MREs
Provides guidance on evaluating MREs which have been stored at high temperatures for long periods of time.
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||Evaluation of Temperature Stressed MREs
||Typical Stages in the Life of a Time Temperature Indicator (TTI).
||This scan shows the darkening of the center Time Temperature Indicator (TTI) ring due to cycled temperature with a daily fluctuation between 130F and 85F, which was logged in MIL-VANS in Iraq during summer of 2006. Duration of test was 6 weeks.
||Comparison of a Time Temperature Indicator (TTI) in different environments (temperatures).
||Applesauce, 3 months.
||Applesauce, 6 months.
||Applesauce, 12 months.
||Applesauce, 24 months.
||Applesauce, 36 months.
||Cheese Spread, 3 months.
||Cheese Spread, 6 months.
||Cheese Spread, 12 months.
||Cheese Spread, 24 months.
||Cheese Spread, 36 months.
||Additional photos of Temperature Stressed MRE's
Additional Photos of Temperature Stressed MREs
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