LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Grocery chain Kroger is going to start selling longer-lasting avocados.
The avocados will be sprayed with a plant-based solution that is said to lock-in moisture and block oxygen.READ MORE: Several Detained After Off-Duty Deputy's Vehicle Struck By Pellet Gun In Canyon Country
The treatment, called Apeel, is supposed to help in slowing down the process of decay.READ MORE: Judge: LAPD Must Restrict Use Of Less Lethal Projectile Launchers
The longer-lasting produce will last lost twice as long but for the same price.
It’s not just avocados getting the special treatment — Limes and asparagus will also be coated in the solution.MORE NEWS: 2 Injured After Vehicle Falls Nearly 300 Feet Into Embankment Off Angeles Forest Highway