1-Methylcyclopropene is a molecular similar to Ethylene. As an inhibitor of ethylene, 1-MCP blocks the receptor of ethylene in the tissues of plants, maintains the texture, firmness, taste and appearance of fruits to prevent negative ethylene effects.
1-MCP is globally recognized as an important material for crop quality management. 1-MCP successfully keeps fruit, flowers and vegetable fresh for a long time during storage and transport.
Chesen BioChem 1-MCP is a sugar-based powder formulation. Active ingredient of the powder is 1-MCP gas, and the gas will release in cold rooms when dissolving the powder in warm water, then it interacts with ethylene receptors, inhibit ethylene on the fruits, keep fruits freshness.
1-MCP is widely used on apples, kiwifruit, avocado, bananas, plums, pears and persimmons, tomatoes, melon, varieties of flowers and vegetables.
Chesen BioChem is the rare Chinese manufacturer, who implement GC-MS measurement to test 1-MCP quality of each batch. Note: test each lot of 1-MCP powder Chesen produced. We ensure all of 1-MCP on the customers’ hands are good enough.