Peppermint extract
Note : Strenght of extract is expressed as ratio of dry plant material to final extract quantity.

Item Specification
Botanic name Mentha haplocalyx Briq.
Solvent used for extraction water
Plant part used Stem & Leaf
Extract Ratio ≥ 4:1
Active ingredient Ligustilide
Appearance brown powder
Odor Characteristic
Taste Characteristic
Sieve Analysis 100% pass 80 mesh
Loss on drying NMT 5.0%
Ash NMT 5.0%
Sulphate 0.5% Max
Arsenic (As) NMT 0.3ppm
Cadmium(Cd) NMT 0.3ppm
Lead (Pb) NMT 3ppm
Mercur (Hg) NMT 0.1ppm
Phosphate Organics NMT 1ppm
Heavy Metals 20ppm Max
Pesticides Residues NMT 1ppm
Aflatoxins NMT 0.2ppb
Total Plate Count 100000 cfu/g Max
P.aeruginosa Absent
S. aureus Absent
Salmonella Absent
Yeast & Mold 300 cfu/g Max
E.Coli Negative
Staphylococcus Negative
Salmonella Negative
Solubility Good solubility in a water