SITUATION AND PROSPECT OF CHEMICAL UTILIZATION OF GALLOTANNINS IN CHINA
CHEN Jia hong(Research Institute of Chemical Processing and Utilization of Forest Products, CAF, Nanjing\ 210042, China)
Gallotannin is an important part of vegetable tannin. Development and current situation of the natural resources, fundamental research of tannin chemistry, chemical processing and utilization of gallotannins in China were summarised. Its future developments were also expected.