September 2021

Supercritical CO2 fluid extraction of Chili red pigment and capsaicin

Supercritical CO2 fluid extraction of Chili red pigment and capsaicin

Chili red pigment Red pepper contains chili red pigment and capsaicin. Capsaicin Capsaicin can be made into anti-tumor and analgesic drugs, and it is very popular in the international market. Capsanthin Chili red pigment belongs to carotenoid pigments, including capsanthin, capsorubin, zeaxanthin, beta carotene, etc. Capsanthin has bright colors and various tones. It is soluble in edible ethanol at 1:15.… Read more »Supercritical CO2 fluid extraction of Chili red pigment and capsaicin