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Project TitleGreen Extraction and Separation Technology for Phytochemicals
Track CodeP8960
Short Description

- Extraction of high value phytochemicals from plants using low polarity water

- Clean, environmentally friendly process – no organic solvents required

- Multiple classes of phytochemicals extracted during a single extraction operation


This invention describes a processing system and methods for extracting multiple classes of phytochemicals from plant materials during a single extraction operation. The extraction method uses water which is selective and clean unlike organic solvents, such as ethanol or acetone, routinely utilized in the industry.

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Tagsphytochemicals, organic solvents, green extraction technology, food applications, high value products, functional foods, nutraceuticals
Posted DateNov 29, 2011 2:54 PM


Sandy Bresciani


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