Tenders are invited for Procurement of Methyl Cinnamate
Paxidal, a sesquiterpene dialdehyde cinnamate
constituent, has been identified as a main active constituent.
gratissimum commonly known as basilica oils has been reported to contain some chemical compounds and active ingredients such as eugenol, linalol, methyl cinnamate
, camphor and thymol [6, 7].
To improve the shelf life of strawberries, USDA-ARS scientists incorporated two plant natural volatile compounds, carvacrol and methyl cinnamate
, into strawberry puree edible films.
Preparation of caffeic acid 3,4-dihydroxyphenethyl ester and phenethyl cinnamate
In addition, the corresponding water soluble derivatives of those phenolics, sodium salicylate and sodium cinnamate
The high economic value of this plant is due to the presence of phenyl propanoids, like eugenol, chavicol and their derivatives, or terpenoids, like the monoterpene alcohol linalool, methyl cinnamate
and limonene .
Cinnamic acid, alphapinene, ethyl cinnamate
and vanillin are just some that have been isolated.
The oil is also characterised by the presence of an aromatic ester, E-methyl cinnamate
, in appreciable quantity (5.
Purified extracts of galanga, which are composed primarily of lower alkyl cinnamate
esters, have UV-absorbing, (12) antioxidant and tyrosinase-inhibiting properties that suggests their use for anti-aging applications.
Polymethacrylates with oxadiazole, distyrylbenzene, and cinnamate
side chains can be crosslinked by radiation.
The list of acceptable additives includes benzopheneones (oxybenzone), cinnamates
and cinoxate), sulisobenzone, salicylates, titanium dioxide and avobenzone (Parsol 1789).