Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Natural pigments, useful raw materials from autumn leaves for industry

Autumn leaves contain a range of interesting substances such as pigments, carbohydrates, proteins and compounds that inhibit the growth of harmful bacteria. A research team s developing leaf-processing technologies, which could be used by the cosmetics, textile and feed and food industries.

from Geochemistry News -- ScienceDaily http://ift.tt/2f1kDsm
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