Meals Ready to Eat comprises wholesome food materials for emergency situations. A standard packet of MRE meal comprise an entrée, side dishes, desserts as well as beverages, along with the other requirements, like a flameless ration heater, napkins, and condiments. MRE meals are packaged in a tamper-proof poly bag and high-density water-proof casing. It is also possible to customize meals depending on the requests by individual ingredients in the packs, their nutritional values, and calorific values of the ready-to-eat meals.
MRE shelf life is around 3-10 years. Such meals require cool storage conditions. Refrigeration is not needed. Each MRE box has a TTI printed on the outer part of the box. TTI stands for Time Temperature Indicator. This TTI is an indicator of the shelf life of the products. TTI has two parts namely, an inner light circle and an outer dark circle.
The shelf life and storage data related to freshness of the products are based on acceptance levels related to taste. The cooler the conditions the longer are the shelf life.
MRE meals – ideal for adventure lovers
If you are going on a trek adventure or a hike, the military grades of MRE are best suited as they do not need any cooking and they come with flameless MRE ration heaters as well. It will not only save your time but also serve you with energy as you need on the go. Many a times, you packed some food in your backpack but you forgot the spoon. That facility also comes in the MRE packaging. Companies serving MREs have added many developments. For example, XMRE meals come with variety of foods and products inside. Read More