Browsing Articles by Author "Elizei, Pooyan Shakouri"
Microencapsulation of Litsea cubeba Essential Oil in β-Cyclodextrin Using Paste and Co-Precipitation Methods Elizei, Pooyan Shakouri; Wunwisa Krasaekoopt (2014)
Microencapsulation of Litsea cubeba essential oil (LCEO) with β-cyclodextrin (BCD) was carried out using the paste and co-precipitation methods at various oil concentrations and ratios of LCEO to BCD adapted from a central composite design to determine the effect of these factors on the microencapsulation efficiency, microencapsulation yield, surface oil and recovery of the finished product. In addition, the effect of different levels of water activity and temperature on the oxidative stability of the powder was investigated. Treatment 4 ...