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Molecules 2006, 11(2), 156-162; doi:10.3390/11020156
Communication

Dechlorophyllation by Electrocoagulation

1, 2,*  and 1
Received: 18 January 2006 / Revised: 15 March 2006 / Accepted: 16 March 2006 / Published: 17 March 2006
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Abstract

Electrocoagulation was used for dechlorophyllation of alcoholic extracts from five plants. The results showed that for every plant extract studied, electrocoagulation was more efficient than the classical solvent extraction method in removing plant pigments, while not affecting the important secondary metabolites in those extracts.
Keywords: Dechlorophyllation; electrolytic decolourisation; electrocoagulation Dechlorophyllation; electrolytic decolourisation; electrocoagulation
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Jumpatong, K.; Phutdhawong, W.; Buddhasukh, D. Dechlorophyllation by Electrocoagulation. Molecules 2006, 11, 156-162.

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