Griffonia Seed extract (5-HTP)
Note : Strenght of extract is expressed as ratio of dry plant material to final extract quantity.

Item Specification
Botanic name Griffonia simplicifolia (Vahl ex DC.) Baill.
Solvent used for extraction Ethanol & water
Plant part used leaf
Active ingredient L-5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) > 99%
Extract Ratio >120:1
Appearance Milk white powder
Odor Characteristic
Taste Characteristic
Sieve Analysis 100% pass 80 mesh
Solubility soluble in methanol
Moisture Content NMT 5.0%
Ash NMT 5.0%
Sulphate 0.5% Max
Arsenic (As) NMT 1ppm
Cadmium(Cd) NMT 1ppm
Lead (Pb) NMT 2ppm
Chlorate (Cl) NMT 1ppm
Phosphate Organics NMT 1ppm
Heavy Metals 20ppm Max
Pesticides Residues NMT 1ppm
Alfatoxins NMT 0.2ppm
Total Plate Count 5000 cfu/ml Max
P.aeruginosa Absent
S. aureus Negative in 1g
Salmonella Negative in 10g
Yeast & Mold 50 cfu/g Max
E.Coli Negative in 1g
Staphylococcus Negative