Pterocarpus santallin

  • English Name: Red Sandalwood
  • Common Name:Raktachandan

Protocols of Test
Specifications

Description
Dark Reddish Brown Powder with bitter taste

Identification
Presence of Santallin -Positive

Solubility
a. Soluble in alkaline aqueous solution

 
Soluble in ethanol

pH of 1% solution
4 - 7

Assay
 

Santallin
NLT 10.0%

Total Ash
NMT 10.0%

Moisture content
NMT 8.0%

Herb Ext Ratio
10:1

Active Ingredient
 

Santalin
0.1

Uses
Skin Cleanser