Ethylene

Ethylene

In this picture in a Mulberry tree. If the Fruit from this tree was sprayed with Ethylene, it would be forced to ripen. Ethylene is a hormone that forces the ripening of fruits. It is the most produced organic compound in the world.

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by | August 27, 2012 · 10:07 pm

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