Techniques for Nanoencapsulation of Food Ingredients (Springerbriefs in Food) (Paperback)

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Nanoencapsulation has the potential to improve human health through its capacity to both protect bioactive compounds and release them at a specific time and location into various substances, including food. Numerous nanoencapsulation technologies have emerged in recent years, each with its own advantages and disadvantages. The goal of this Brief is to discuss the various nanoencapsulation technologies, such as emulsification, coacervation, inclusion encapsulation, anti-solvent precipitation, nanoprecipitation, freeze drying, and spray drying, including their limitations. Recent safety and regulatory issues concerning the various nanoencapsulation technologies will also be covered.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781461493860
ISBN-10: 1461493862
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: November 26th, 2013
Pages: 89
Language: English
Series: Springerbriefs in Food