Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis
Plant Part Used: Leaves
Processing Method: Extraction
Belonging to the family of Lamiaceae, Lemon Balm is also commonly known as sweet balm, bee herb, and balm mint. Native to Europe, West Asia, and North Africa, this herb is a good source of polyphenols, flavonoids, and essential oils. Geraniol, neral, and geranial are bioactive compounds that are responsible for the sweet and aromatic flavor of this herb. Lemon Balm is rich in powerful antioxidants that provide stabilization to our cells against free radicles. It is also a well-known traditional medicine because it has many health benefits.
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|Mesh size||95% pass 80 mesh||USP<786>|
|Loss on drying||NMT 10.0% w/w||USP<731>|
|Total ash||NMT 10.0% w/w||USP<561>|
|Total Heavy Metals||NMT 10 ppm||USP<231>|
|Lead||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Arsenic||NMT 1 ppm||USP<232>|
|Mercury||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Cadmium||NMT 0.5 ppm||USP<232>|
|Total Plate Count||NMT 100,000 cfu/g||USP<61>|
|Yeast & Mold||NMT 1000 cfu/g||USP<61>|