Kumar, J K and Sinha, Arun K (2004) Resurgence of natural colourants: A holistic view. Natural Product Research, 18 (1). pp. 59-84. ISSN 1478-6419

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Today, natural colourants are emerging globally, leaving synthetic colourants behind in the race, due to the realisation that are safer and ecofriendly in nature. In this context, a brief review of natural colourant sources, their classification, chemical constituents responsible for producing different colours, its activities and effect of different mordants on the hue is discussed.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Performance Liquid-Chromatography; Clitoria-Ternatea; Anthocyanins; Flowers; Derivatives; Plant; Flavonols; Pigment; Leaves; Seeds; Natural colourants; Mordants; Textile dyes; Food dyes.
Subjects: Natural Product Chemistry
Depositing User: Dr. Aparna Maitra Pati
Date Deposited: 29 Dec 2011 07:16
Last Modified: 29 Dec 2011 07:16
URI: http://ihbt.csircentral.net/id/eprint/371

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