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Handbook of Citrus By-Products and Processing Technology

Handbook of Citrus By-Products and Processing Technology

Robert J. Braddock

ISBN: 978-0-471-19024-0

Jul 1999

247 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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This book provides a complete treatment of citrus by-products - including data, research and technological developments.
* Emphasizes the manufacturing and utilization of citrus by-products from raw material residues of juice extraction and recovery

Process descriptions include those for essential oils, d-limonene, dried pulp cattle feeds and molasses, peel products, pectin, flavonoids, pulp wash and pulp products, bioconversion, and other products
The Citrus Industry.

Fruit Growing, Harvesting, Handling, and Grading for Processing.

Composition, Properties, and Evaluation of Fruit Components.

Juice Processing Operations.

Single-Strength Juices and Concentrate.

Juice Chemical Reactions, Product Stability, and Packaging.

Pulp Washing, Juice Pulp Recovery, and Utilization.

Whole Juice Cells, Drum-Dried Juice Sacs, and Sections.

Peel Fiber, Cloud, and Products.

Dried Pulp, Pellets, and Molasses.

Essential Oils and Essences.



Bioconversion Products.

Flavonoids and Limonoids.

Seed Products.

Nutraceuticals, Mystical Substances, and By-Products.
"The author and publishers are to be congratulated on the high standard of publication." (Food & Biproducts Processing, June 2000)

"...this book will make an excellent starting point for anyone wishing to know about the handling of oranges and related fruits..." (Food Chemistry, Vol 71, 2000)