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Raw Ginger Composite Antioxidant with High Efficiency to Extract Vitamin C from Strawberry

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Raw ginger was introduced to a series of composite antioxidants. The specimens performed better efficiency than ordinary antioxidants while extracting vitamin C from strawberry. The results suggested that, by employing raw ginger composite antioxidant, the reservation of vitamin C could be 91.63% in washing process and 76.68% in squeezing process respectively. Furthermore, in squeezing process, the reservation of vitamin C reached 84.78% while the concentrate of raw ginger antioxidant was 0.03%. The both deposits performed perfect synergy effectively. Raw ginger composite antioxidant could be the well agent to extract vitamin C from fruit.

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Y. Guo, Y. Zhang, D. Luo and T. Ma, "Raw Ginger Composite Antioxidant with High Efficiency to Extract Vitamin C from Strawberry," Advances in Chemical Engineering and Science, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2013, pp. 185-188. doi: 10.4236/aces.2013.33023.

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