CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL COMPOUNDS, vol.36, no.3, pp.265-268, 2000 (SCI-Expanded)
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CHEMISTRY OF NATURAL COMPOUNDS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Cuminum cyminum L., cumin seed, essential oil, steam distillation, GC/MS
Anadolu University Affiliated:
Steam distillation of cumin (Cuminum cyminum L.) seeds was studied to show the effects of particle size, batch size, and distillation rate on their essential oil recovery. Experiments were carried out both on bench and pilot scale. The composition of the oil was analyzed by GC/MS.