Characterization of domestic onion wastes and bulb ( Allium cepa L . ) : fatty acids and metal contents

@inproceedings{AbdulHammed2013CharacterizationOD,
  title={Characterization of domestic onion wastes and bulb ( Allium cepa L . ) : fatty acids and metal contents},
  author={Abdul-Hammed},
  year={2013}
}
  • Abdul-Hammed
  • Published 2013
Different parts of onion bulb that constitute to waste were characterized for their nutritive value using standard methods. Proximate analysis of the samples revealed that protein (8.76%) and ash (11.46%) was highest in top-bottom part, carbohydrate (66.12%) in outer scale, fat (15.71%) and fiber (26.84%) was highest in outer scale part while highest amount of moisture (9.21%) was reported in top-bottom part. X-ray spectrometry revealed that the outer scale had the highest level of calcium (3… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 29 references

Nutrients composition of seed , chemical characterisation and fatty acid composition of oil of Syzygium aromaticum

M. O. Bello, A. A. Jimoh
Elixir Applied Chemistry • 2012
View 1 Excerpt
Highly Influenced

Syzygium aromaticum. Elixir Applied Chemistry

V. Benitéz, E. Molla, +5 authors R. M. Esteban
2011
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Physicochemical properties, total phenol and tocopherol of some Acacia seed oils

O. S. Falade, S. A. Adekunle, +3 authors Adewusi
Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 88: 263-268. • 2008
View 2 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Studies on the fatty acid composition of edible oil in Bangladesh

K Chowdhury, L. A. Banu, S Khan, A. Latif
Journal of Science and Industrial Research • 2007
View 2 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Official methods of analysis

AOAC
15th (Eds). Washington, DC, USA: Association of Official Analytical Chemists. • 1990
View 1 Excerpt
Highly Influenced

Oleic acid benefits

A. Marlene
Downloaded from www.buzzle.com/articles/oleic-acidbenefits.html. on 16/1/2012. • 2012
View 2 Excerpts

Physicochemical properties of the oils and fat from Crotalaria cleomifolia seed

Noor, W.M, M. S. Ikram
Prosiding Seminar Kimia Bersama. p.510-514. UKM-ITB VIII. • 2009

Proximate analysis and physico-chemical properties of water melon (Citrullus lunatus) seeds

B Eka, O. Essien, I. Amaefule, E. Ihenacho
Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology • 2009
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…