Ultra High Temperature Milk (UHT)
What is it?
This item is used by the Armed Forces as a mandatory supplement and/or enhancement for operational ration feeding during operations which do not have refrigeration capability or have very limited capability. It is used in situations that do not permit resupply of perishable foods. The weight and cube per case is approximately 16.4 lbs and .33 cubic feet. The weight and cube per pallet is approximately 1970 lbs and 42.8 cubic feet.
What's in it?
UHT milk is fresh milk, which has been processed with a technology called UHT (Ultra High Temperature). The UHT treatment ensures maximum microbic inactivation, while preserving the maximum flavor, taste, and nutritional value. The aseptic packaging system protects the product from air and light and guarantees long shelf life without the need for refrigeration. The nutritional values provided are: Whole White - 150 Calories (30% Fat, 40% Carbohydrate, 30% Protien); Whole Chocolate - 230 Calories (21% Fat, 58% Carbohydrate, 21% Protien); Reduced Fat Chocolate 2% milkfat - 170 Calories (14% Fat, 64% Carbohydrate, 22% Protien); Reduced Fat Strawberry 2% milkfat - 170 Calories (13% Fat, 66% Carbohydrate, 21% Protien); Reduced Fat White 2% milkfat - 120 Calories (21% Fat, 46% Carbohydrate, 33% Protien). Reduced Fat Vanilla 2% milkfat - 190 Calories (12% Fat, 68% Carbohydrate, 20% Protien). Low Fat Banana (nutritional content not yet available). Serving size is 1 cup (236 ml).
How long will it last
The shelf life of UHT Milk is 10 months (unopened) under normal storage condition.
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How can I order it?
Each type of UHT Milk has a national stock number (NSN). Less than one truck load quantities are available; however, truck load quantities will ensure best price available and less shifting of product during shipment. Point of contact is at (215) 737-4360, DSN: 444-4360.
We can only sell Operational Rations (MREs, UGRs, etc) to the U.S. Military Services and other authorized federally-funded agencies. We can not sell to the private sector (individual, business, or other organizations). For further information, please click here and read our Customer Eligibility Policy towards the bottom of the page.
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