PhilMech developing local pectin extraction technology for commercialization

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on PhilMech developing local pectin extraction technology for commercialization 

MANILA, May 20 — The Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech) of the Department of Agriculture (DA) is currently testing the technology to extract pectin from mango peels in order to determine the viability of the process and acceptability of the pectin products under a pilot-scale level of operation.

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