Oils from Herbs, Spices, and Fruit Seeds
Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Bailey's Industrial Oil and Fat Products
How to Cite
Yu, L., Parry, J. W. and Zhou, K. 2005. Oils from Herbs, Spices, and Fruit Seeds. Bailey's Industrial Oil and Fat Products.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
This chapter provides a review of selected edible fruit, spice, and herb seed oils for their fatty acid composition and other physicochemical properties. The seed oils are grouped according to their predominant or distinguishing fatty acids. These groups mainly include oils rich in α-linolenic (18:3n-3), γ-linolenic (18:3n-6), linoleic (18:2n-6), or oleic (18:ln-9) acids. A total of 36 seed oils are included.
- fruit seed oil;
- herb seed oil;
- spice seed oil;
- α-linolenic acid;
- γ-linolenic acid;
- linoleic acid;
- oleic acid