Production of Phytoncide from Korean Pine Cone Waste by Steam Distillation

잣송이 부산물로부터 수증기 증류법에 의한 피톤치드의 추출

  • Kim, Bae yong (Department of Chemical Engineering, Dankook University) ;
  • Lee, Chul-Tae (Department of Chemical Engineering, Dankook University)
  • Received : 2015.05.19
  • Accepted : 2015.11.11
  • Published : 2015.12.10


Extraction of phytoncide oil from korea pine cone waste without damaging the pine cone tree itself was investigated using a steam distillation method. Also various components in the extracted phytoncide oil were separated using a column chromatography method. The extraction of phytoncide oil was effectively proceeded, and the maximum production yield of phytoncide oil could be obtained under $100^{\circ}C$ of distillation temperature and within 30 minute of distillation time. According to chemical analysis, it was found that the phytoncide oil from korea pine cone waste was consisted of more than 12 components such as ${\alpha}$-pinene, ${\beta}$-pinene, D-limonene, as main components. In addition, the aqueous hydrogel containing other components such as verbenone, ${\alpha}$-terpinieol, fenchol, different from components of phytoncide oil itself could be obtained through the steam distillation.


phytoncide;extraction;pine tree;pine cone waste;steam distillation


Supported by : 단국대학교


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