Ficus gromerata bark

  • English Name: Bengal Quince

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Brown coloured powder with peculiar taste and odour

Identification
Presence of Tannins

Solubility
 

Water
Min. 70.0%

50% v/v alcohol
Min. 60.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

for Tannins
Min. 4.00%

Total Ash
Max. 10.0%

Moisture content
Max. 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
8:1

Active Ingredient
 

Tannins
4.0%

Uses
Astringent