Carica papaya

  • English Name: Papaya
  • Common Name: Papita

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Brown coloured Powder

Identification
Presence of Mucilage – Positive

Solubility
 

Water
Min. 80.0%

50% v/v alcohol
Min. 70.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

For Mucilage
Min. 20.0%

Total Ash
Max. 10.0%

Moisture content
Max. 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
30:1

Active Ingredient
 

Mucilage
20.0%

Uses
Skin Cream