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Descriptor in English: Nutrition Ecology
Descriptor in Spanish: Ecología de la Nutrición
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ecologia da Nutrição
Descriptor in 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 UI: 50341
Descriptor UI: DDCS050341
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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