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Essential oil constituents of Alpinia mutica Roxb.


Mohd Sirat, Hasnah and A. Rahman, Ahmad (1998) Essential oil constituents of Alpinia mutica Roxb. Journal of Essential Oil Research, 10 (1). pp. 83-84. ISSN 1041-2905


The oil of Alpinia mutica Roxb was produced by hydrodistillation from fresh rhizomes, collected from cultivated plants in Universiti Pertanian Malaysia. The oil was analyzed by GC/MS and 24 components were identified which constituted 87.5% of the oil. The major components of the oil were camphor (35.6%), 1,8-cineole (9.4%) and borneol (8.3%).

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies
DOI Number: https://doi.org/10.1080/10412905.1998.9700846
Publisher: Allured Publishing Corp.
Keywords: Alpinia mutica; Camphor; Essential oil composition; Zingiberaceae
Depositing User: Nabilah Mustapa
Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2017 03:59
Last Modified: 04 Jul 2017 03:59
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URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/51322
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