Mentha arvensis leaves

  • English Name: Mint
  • Common Name: Pudina

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Light Brown coloured Powder with peculiar odour and taste

Identification
Presence of volatiles - Positive

Solubility
 

Water
NLT 80.0%

50% v/v alcohol
NLT 80.0%

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Total Volatiles As Hexane soluble
NLT 0.50%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%/div>
Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Total Volatile As Hexane soluble
0.005

Uses
Preckly Heat Powder