Botanical Name: Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Plant Part Used: Bark
Processing Method: Drying, Grinding
True Cinnamon in many countries, Ceylon cinnamon is native to Southern India and Sri Lanka. It is usually tan brown and contains soft and tight sticks than cassia cinnamon. Ceylon cinnamon has a mild sweet flavor used in desserts. Researches reveal that it contains a low level of coumarins, a compound responsible for blood thinning, and also low levels of cinnamaldehyde. Apart from this, cinnamon has bioactive constituents present in it, and believed to possess antioxidants, and astringent effects beneficial in improving overall digestive health.
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We provide organic Ceylon cinnamon powder with moisture content below 5%. The moisture content of the product facilitates the growth of microorganisms in the product which is directly proportional to alleviating the risk of biological hazards. Moisture content below 5% in our product ensures better control of microbial growth and in turn, increased shelf life.
|Mesh size||95% Passes through #60 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>|
|E. Coli||Negative /10g||USP<62>|
|Staphylococcus aureus||Negative /10g||USP<62>|