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Old 08-19-2016, 12:18 PM
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Originally Posted by billfish678 View Post
Tired of your bananas ripening too fast?

As they ripen they give off a gas (I forget the name).
Ethylene. Many fruits emit ethylene as they ripen, and in turn the ethylene speeds the ripening process. So put ripe bananas next to the green ones.