Jayasankar, Reeta (1993) On the yield and quality of sodium alginate from Sargassum wightii (greville) by pre-treatment with Chemicals. Seaweed Research and Utilisation, 16 (1&2). pp. 63-66.
Sundried and powdered Sargassum wigluii was treated with 1 % HcI, 1 % NaOH and 10% formalin and fresh material of the same species with different concentrations of formalin, 140%, with a view to assessing the effect of chemical pre-Ireatment on the yield and viscosity of the algin content. The study indicates that high yield and viscosity of the product could be obtained by pre-treating the fresh a1ginophytes with 1-5% formalin.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||sodium alginate; Sargassum wightii (greville) pre-treatment with Chemicals|
|Subjects:||Algae > Seaweed|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
|Depositing User:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Date Deposited:||21 Jan 2011 07:16|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:41|
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