The Study of Chemical Compositions of Top Note of Bergamot
Chen Jiahua, Lin Zuming, fin Sheng (Department of Chemistry)
This paper reports the study of the chemical compositions of top note oil of Bergamot, a citrus plant by means of GC/MS/DS technique. Thirty-nine compounds have been identified and limonene was the main constituent, which was further proved from GC/FTIR method. Twenty-five constituents are reported for the first time.