ERIC Number: EJ293811
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Qualitative Analysis by Gas Chromatography: GC versus the Nose in Formulating Artificial Fruit Flavors.
Rasmussen, P. W.
Journal of Chemical Education, v61 n1 p62-67 Jan 1984
Describes an undergraduate laboratory experiment used to illustrate the use of gas chromatography retention indices for the identification of unknown compounds, specifically for the identification of unknown compounds and for the identification of the volatile compounds responsible for the odor of the banana. Procedures, reference data, and sample results are provided. (JM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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