TY - CHAP A1 - Akhlash P. Singh A2 - Sunil Kumar ED1 - Alfredo Aires Y1 - 2020-01-08 PY - 2020 T1 - Applications of Tannins in Industry N2 - Tannins are one of the polyphenols group found in plants and are mainly studied because of their structural properties and bioactive behavior. Every year new findings concerning their properties and functions are made, and today concerns are mainly focused on how they can be used efficiently in the wood, food, textile, health, and pharmaceutical industries. Thus, the aim of this book is to present the most updated information on the structural properties of tannins, their food sources and variations, biological properties, and health, among other important issues. In addition, the most recent methods used for their isolation, quantifications, and industrial applications will also be covered. BT - Tannins SP - Ch. 7 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.85984 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.85984 SN - 978-1-78984-797-0 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-05-13 ER -