pectic acid


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a complex acid that occurs in ripe fruit and some vegetables

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presence of pectic acid in the melon peel is the main factor for the uptake of ions onto the gel and the chemical modification process in this study is assumed to be effective method for the preparation of other biomaterials.
The natural pectin methyl esterase gradually converts the soluble pectin in the juice to pectic acid, which combines with the calcium to form an insoluble calcium pectate gel.
Pectic substances are classified into four main types based on the type of modifications of the backbone chain which are: protopectin, pectic acid, pectinic acid and pectin (Kashyap et al.