Comparative investigation of the distilled lime oils (Citrus aurantifolia Swingle and Citrus latifolia Tanaka) from cuba

Citation
Ja. Pino et A. Rosado, Comparative investigation of the distilled lime oils (Citrus aurantifolia Swingle and Citrus latifolia Tanaka) from cuba, J ESSEN OIL, 13(3), 2001, pp. 179-180
Citations number
15
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Food Science/Nutrition
Journal title
JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
ISSN journal
1041-2905 → ACNP
Volume
13
Issue
3
Year of publication
2001
Pages
179 - 180
Database
ISI
SICI code
1041-2905(200105/06)13:3<179:CIOTDL>2.0.ZU;2-I
Abstract
Commercial distilled oils produced from Citrus aurantifolia Swingle and Cit rus latifolia Tanaka were analyzed by GC/MS. The oils shows remarkable diff erences, large enough to explain those found in odor: and flavor. In both o ils, limonene (40.4% and 55.6%), gamma -terpinene (9.5% and 11.8%), terpino lene (8.7% and 5.2%) and alpha -terpineol (12.7% and 6.6%) were the major c onstituents, respectively.