DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2012.09.057
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Dam Sao Mai, Ho Thi Kim Yen, Nguyen Thi Hoang Truc, Trinh Xuan Ngo

Abstract: Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana) is grown much in Vietnam. Many researches showed that this rind has many active components. In Vietnam, till now, the rind of mangosteen is thrown away. Besides this, mangosteen is harvested only from June to September. It is difficult to store the fresh rind of mangosteen for a long time. So research on pectin extraction from the dried rind of mangosteen is necessary in Vietnam. This survey focuses on the condition of pectin extraction from the rind of mangosteen. The optimal …

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