Curcuma longa Rhizomes

  • English Name: Turmeric
  • Common Name: Haldi

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Yellowish brown powder with characteristic odour

Identification
Presence of Curcumin - Positive

Solubility
 

90% v/v alcohol
Min. 50.00%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Curcumin
Min. 20.00%

Total Ash
NMT 15.0%

Moisture content
Max. 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Curcumin
20.0%

Uses
Anti-inflammatory