- does not lose water (helps in extending shelf life)
- looks shiny and smooth (helps in enhancing appearance)
- Scratch the peel of brinjal with a spoon. A white substance at the end of the spoon will show the presence of wax.
- Take a cotton swab dipped in liquid paraffin wax (or you can try with a handy nail polish remover). Rub it on the outer surface of vegetable. Presence of purple color on cotton would indicate the use of Silica dye.
Gaurav is an entrepreneur whose first Start-up was focused on providing services to patients suffering from Chronic Diseases. While researching about the causes of lifestyle diseases and the ways to reduce their incidence, he chanced upon the idea of growing healthy and nutritious food using advanced farming techniques.
He founded CityGreens with a mission to enable City Dwellers to access Safe, Healthy and Fresh food.