Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Biochemistry Research International
Volume 2015, Article ID 381721, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/381721
Research Article

Comparative Analysis of the Properties of Acid-Base Indicator of Rose (Rosa setigera), Allamanda (Allamanda cathartica), and Hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) Flowers

1Directorate of Research and Development, Nigerian Institute of Leather and Science Technology (NILEST), Zaria 810001, Kaduna State, Nigeria
2Directorate of Science Laboratory Technology, NILEST, Zaria 810001, Kaduna State, Nigeria
3Department of Medical Laboratory Services, Antiretroviral Therapy Centre, Central Hospital, Agbor 321251, Delta State, Nigeria

Received 23 September 2015; Revised 5 November 2015; Accepted 9 November 2015

Academic Editor: Robert J. Linhardt

Copyright © 2015 Stanley I. R. Okoduwa et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. W. Izonfuo, G. Fekarurhobo, F. Obomanu, and L. Daworiye, “Acid-base indicator properties of dyes from local plants I: dyes from Basella alba (Indian spinach) and Hibiscus sabdariffa (Zobo),” Journal of Applied Sciences and Environmental Management, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 5–8, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  2. A. V. Kasture and K. R. Mahadik, Pharmaceutical Analysis, vol. 6, Nirali Prakashan, 17th edition, 2012.
  3. P. Gupta, P. Jain, and P. K. Jain, “Dahalia flower sap a natural resource as indicator in acidimetry and alkalimetry,” International Journal of Pharmacy and Technology, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 5038–5045, 2013. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. N. V. Pimpodkar, S. Shikalgar, N. Shinde, S. Bhise, and B. Surve, “Rhoeo syathacea and Allamanda cathartic extract as a natural indicator in acidity-alkalimetry,” Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 82–84, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  5. N. V. Pimpodkar, B. S. Surve, and S. H. Bhise, “Use of Argyreia cuneata flowers extract as a natural indicator in acid base titration,” Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 1124–1127, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  6. S. H. Bhise, N. G. Shinde, B. S. Surve, N. V. Pimpodkar, and S. S. Shikalgar, “Acalypha wilkesiana as natural pH indicator,” International Journal of Natural Products Research, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 33–35, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  7. C. Ikoku, M. Ahmed, and E. Joju, Laboratory Exercise in Chemistry, Fourth Dimension Publishers, Enugu, Nigeria, 1984.
  8. A. V. Kasture, K. R. Mahadik, S. G. Wadodkar, and H. N. More, A Textbook of Pharmaceutical Analysis, vol. 1, Nirali Prakashan, Maharashtra, India, 11th edition, 2005.
  9. J. Mendham, R. C. Denney, and J. D. Barness, Quantitative Chemical Analysis, W.H. Freeman, New Delhi, India, 6th edition, 2004.
  10. J. Clark, “Chemistry of acid-base indicators,” Journal of Science Technology, vol. 1, pp. 19–22, 2002. View at Google Scholar
  11. B. N. Shreel, K. V. Hetal, and S. Singh, “Acid-base indicator property of dye obtained from Butea monosperma,” PharmTechMedica, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 252–255, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  12. V. C. Bhagat, R. D. Patil, P. R. Channekar, S. C. Shetty, and A. S. Akarte, “Herbal indicators as a substituent to synthetic indicators,” International Journal of Green Pharmacy, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 162–163, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  13. S. Singh, S. B. Bothara, S. Singh, R. Pateln, and R. Ughreja, “Preliminary pharmaceuticals characterization of some flowers as natural indicators,” The Pharmaceutical Research, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 213–220, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  14. S. Jaspreet, A. Kanika, N. Perminder, and D. Geeta, “Herbal indicators as an upcoming trend in titremetric analysis,” International Research Journal of Pharmacy, vol. 2, no. 4, supplement 1, pp. 177–179, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  15. S. Kadam, A. Yadav, V. Raje, and K. Waghmare, “Comparative study of natural and synthetic indicators,” Der Pharma Chemica, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 296–299, 2013. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. K. S. Pathade, S. B. Patil, M. S. Konda-War, N. S. Naik-Wade, and C. S. Magdum, “Morus alba fruit-herbal alternative to synthetic acid base indicators,” International Journal of Chemical Technological Research, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 549–551, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  17. D. A. Abugri, O. B. Apea, and G. Pritchett, “Investigation of a simple and cheap source of a natural indicator for acid-base titration: effects of system conditions on natural indicators,” Green and Sustainable Chemistry, vol. 02, no. 03, pp. 117–122, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  18. D. J. Pradeep and K. Dave, “A novel, inexpensive and less hazardous acid-base indicator,” Journal of Laboratory Chemical Education, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 34–38, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  19. D. A. Abugri, O. B. Apea, and G. Pritchett, “Investigation of a simple and cheap source of a natural indicator for acid-base titration: effects of system conditions on natural indicators,” Green and Sustainable Chemistry, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 117–122, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  20. S. Jaspreet, A. Kanika, N. Perminder, and D. Geeta, “Herbal indicators as an upcoming trend in titremetric analysis,” International Research Journal of Pharmacology, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 177–179, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  21. E. Patil and D. O. Ukpumwan, “Extraction of natural dyes from some local plants,” Journal of Chemical Society of Nigeria, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 139–142, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  22. G. N. Vaibhav, B. K. Vishal, D. N. Prashant, N. M. Ganpatrao, T. S. Suresh, and S. S. Ashish, “Study of Nerium odoratum as natural, economical and effective alternative to synthetic indicator and litmus paper,” International Journal of Pharmaceutical Chemical Science, vol. 3, no. 2, p. 440, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  23. C. E. Housecroft and A. G. Sharpe, Inorganic Chemistry, Pearson Educational ltd Prentice Hall, England, UK, 3rd edition, 2008.
  24. P. W. Atkins, “Anthocyanin pigment for sour cherries,” Journal American Chemical Society, vol. 78, p. 979, 1987. View at Google Scholar
  25. H. G. Ross, “Hibiscus queen of the flowers,” Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society, vol. 3, pp. 14–34, 1967. View at Google Scholar
  26. A. Elumalai, M. C. Eswaraiah, R. Kasarla, and P. Ravi, “An alternative to synthetic acid base indicator Tagetes erecta Linn,” Asian Journal of Research Chemistry, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 218–220, 2012. View at Google Scholar
  27. S. O. Eze and R. A. Ogbuefi, “Analitical potentials of dye extracts from Aspilia africana (Oramejula) flowers,” Asian Journal of Natural Products and Applied Sciences, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 54–60, 2014. View at Google Scholar
  28. R. Bisht, A. Mishra, B. Panda, K. Praveen, K. Panda, and T. Sahu, “Evaluation of indicator and antioxidant activity of hybrid rose (Rosa hybrida),” Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 428–429, 2012. View at Google Scholar
  29. V. S. Marulkar, S. S. Kavitake, S. G. Killedar, and D. P. Mali, “Boerhavia erecta linn. Stem bark extract a natural acid-base indicator,” Asian Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Science, vol. 3, no. 16, pp. 10–11, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  30. F. O. Nwosu, F. A. Adekola, and K. C. Ihedioha, “Simple titrimetric colour indicators from some natural flowers petals,” Centre Point (Science Edition), vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 74–89, 2004. View at Google Scholar