REMOVAL OF BITTER COMPOUNDS FROM CITRUS BYPRODUCTS
- Autori: Todaro, A.; Palmeri, R.; Scalone, D.; Alberio, G.; Serafini, M.; Spagna, G.
- Anno di pubblicazione: 2013
- Tipologia: Articolo in rivista (Articolo in rivista)
Bitter compounds such as limonoids, which consist of oxygenated triterpenoid compounds, are present in citrus fruits. Removal of limonoids from citrus fruits is of considerable importance for the citrus industry. Researchers have removed limonoids from citrus fruits and citrus byproducts using organic solvents. The objective of this study was to use a simpler method to remove limonoids from citrus byproducts.