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Descriptor English: Nutrition Ecology
Descriptor Spanish: Ecología de la Nutrición
Descriptor Portuguese: Ecologia da Nutrição
Descriptor French: Écologie de la Nutrition
Tree number(s): SP6.066
Scope note: Interdisciplinary science that includes nutritional whole system, especially the effects of nutrition on health, the environment, society and economy. Therefore, all components within the food chain are studied: production, collection, preservation, storage, transport, processing, packaging, trade, distribution, preparation, composition and food consumption as well as waste disposal. (Leitzmann, 2003)
DeCS ID: 50341
Unique ID: DDCS050341
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Nutrition Ecology - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061493
Scope note Interdisciplinary science that includes nutritional whole system, especially the effects of nutrition on health, the environment, society and economy. Therefore, all components within the food chain are studied: production, collection, preservation, storage, transport, processing, packaging, trade, distribution, preparation, composition and food consumption as well as waste disposal. (Leitzmann, 2003)
Preferred term Nutrition Ecology



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