The condition of being decayed
Food banks will also trade supplies with other pantries to share any surplus and to prevent spoilage.
Make sure that you cull out spoiled fruit to prevent the spoilage from transferring to other pieces.
Propylene glycol - a flavor enhancer, sweetener and used to retard spoilage; also used in the production of anti-freeze.
This allows the kibble to become crisp and dry, and removing the extra moisture will slow down spoilage.
Meats should be refrigerated as soon as possible after bringing them home from the grocery store, and cooked leftovers should be refrigerated as soon as possible after a meal to prevent spoilage.