Botanical Name: Curcuma longa
Plant Part Used: Root
Processing Method: Extraction
Turmeric extract is found in orangish-yellow and chromatic powder. Besides, getting used in Asian, kitchens for seasoning. It's varied health advantages. It contains a bioactive constituent known as curcumin that contains powerful antioxidants. It conjointly imparts a stunning chromatic color to cosmetics and foods. Turmeric has been in use for thousands of years in Ayurveda and ancient Chinese medicines.
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|Mesh size||NLT 80% Passes through #40 mesh & 100% through 20 mesh||USP<786>|
|Loss on drying||NMT 10.0% w/w||USP<731>|
|Residue on ignition||NMT 1.0%||USP<281>|
|Loose Bulk Density||Between 0.30-0.60 g/ml||USP<616>|
|Tapped Bulk Density||Between 0.50-0.60 g/ml||USP<616>|
|Solubility||Slightly soluble in water and acetone||USP|
|Identification||To comply by TLC||TLC|
|Total curcuminoids by HPLC||Record||SAP/QC/657|
|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 5,000 cfu/g||USP<61>|
|Yeast & Mold||NMT 100 cfu/g||USP<61>|
|Staphylococcus aureus||Negative/g||USP < 62 >|
|Pseudomonas aeruginosa||Negative/g||USP < 62 >|