Utilization of Antimicrobial Activity of Saponins from Papaya Leaves on Maize Husk Packaging ]

@inproceedings{Wahyuningsih2016UtilizationOA,
  title={Utilization of Antimicrobial Activity of Saponins from Papaya Leaves on Maize Husk Packaging ]},
  author={Sri Wahyuningsih and Nugraha Edhi Suyatma and dan Harsi D. Kusumaningrum},
  year={2016}
}
This study aimed to utilize saponins from papaya leaves as antifungal on maize husk packaging. Crude and semi-pure saponins were extracted from papaya leaves using Soxhlet and Ultrasonic-Assisted Extraction (UAE) methods. The total saponin contents were determined using UV-Vis spectrophotometry. Their ab ility to inhib it Aspergillus niger was tested by… CONTINUE READING