There are many advantages to stir bar sorptive extraction (SBSE) for isolating and concentrating flavor-active chemicals from foods, including its simplicity and wide application appeal. Written from a practical, problem-solving perspective, the second edition of Flavor, Fragrance, and Odor Analysis highlights this powerful technique and emphasizes
General applications. Techniques to maximize analyte sensitivity. Techniques to maximize GC peak resolution and MS identification. New GC-olfactometry approaches for studying synergistic effects of odor active compounds in food and beverage samples. Reference chapters describing formation of odor active chemicals in food systems.