Printer friendly

What does scCO2 stand for?

scCO2 stands for Supercritical Carbon Dioxide (extraction)

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

Samples in periodicals archive:

Chinese scientists extracted lipid from sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus nudus) gonad, using an enzyme-assisted aqueous technique and supercritical carbon dioxide.
It has now taken a crucial step towards developing the wider use of sustainable green solvents, such as supercritical carbon dioxide, which in the future could replace conventional solvents used by the chemical industry, such as acetone, hexane and dichloromethane.
Authors discuss topics including critical property data, the use of supercritical fluids as alternatives in problematic petrochemical separations, the use of supercritical carbon dioxide as a environmentally 'green' reagent, advances in polymer synthesis with supercritical fluids, and their role in processing prebiotic carbohydrates in the field of nutrition.
By qualifying our suppliers and screening our raw materials, through the use of supercritical carbon dioxide extraction technology and through our superior quality management, we are uniquely positioned to deliver the astaxanthin products required by world markets," said Dr.