Nejayote produced at household level by Mayan women in Guatemala : is it a threat to aquatic ecosystems or a resource for food security?

Bachelor thesis English OPEN
Cifuentes de Gramajo, Luisa;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Högskolan Kristianstad, Sektionen för lärande och miljö
  • Subject: Nejayote | Nixtamalization | Mayan women | Pollutant

The aim of this study was to find out if nejayote produced at household level in Guatemala represents a threat to aquatic ecosystems and, if so, propose sustainable processing, reuse and disposal methods. First, all aspects related to nejayote production were explored. ... View more
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