Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Baudouin Test

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1138

\bō-dwan-\ Specific test for sesame oil, which gives a strong carmine coloration when a dilute alcoholic solution of furfural is added to a mixture of the oil and hydrochloric acid, and the whole violently shaken.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA