Turmeric Finger Products

Turmeric oleoresin was prepared only in a few of the consuming countries, mainly the United States and the United Kingdom, and manufacturers refuse to disclose their methods of processing. India, however, has now embarked upon commercial production of turmeric oleoresin following the investigation of and the publication of information on processing techniques.


 

 

Product Details

Specification for Turmeric Oil
PRODUCT TURMERIC OLEORESIN 95% CURCUMIN
LATIN NAME Polished or Unpolished
THE COUNTRY OF ORIGIN OF THE BOTANICAL India
THE COUNTRY WHERE THE BOTANICAL EXTRACTED India
PLANT PART USED Turmeric Fingers
COLOUR Yellow colour powder
ODOUR  Negligible
LOSS ON DRYING Not more than 0.5%
RESIDUAL SOLVENT Less than 10 ppm
METHOD OF ANALYSIS OF CURCUMIN Spectrophotometric
CURCUMIN CONTENT above 95%
COLOUR VALUE  NA
TYPE OF EXTRACTION Solvent Extraction
CARRIER/EXCIPIENTS  Nil
MICROBIOLOGY
Total Plant Count
E.Coli
Yeast & Mold
Salmonella
: 1000/G
: Absent
: < 100/G
: Nil
MAXIMUM LIMITS FOR THE FOLLOWING

Heavy Metals
Arsenic
Lead

: 10 ppm
: < 1 ppm
: < 2 ppm