Naturally occurring chemicals produced by plants, called phytochemicals, have proven to be powerful in the cure of diseases in the human body.
Herbochem is a manufacturer, exporter and supplier of Plant Extracts, Phyto Chemicals, Protein Hydrolysate and Nutraceutical ingredients to Pharmaceutical, Beverage, Food, Health & Cosmetic industries since 1973.
Herbochem’s increasing success can be attributed to – our in-house research, our flexible manufacturing techniques added to our technical expertis and 20 years experience in natural products.
Phytochemicals are naturally occurring chemicals produced by plants which have proven to be highly beneficial for human health. Many of these chemicals have been known to be powerful in curing diseases in the human body. Phytochemicals are one of the reasons why the consumption of naturally grown fruits and vegetables fosters good health and well-being. Phytochemicals have great potential if they’re harnessed right.
The use of phytochemicals can be dated back to the discovery of medicinal uses of the plant kingdom. There are several benefits of phytochemicals which not only include the keeping of good health but are also involved in the treatment of diseases and problems which related to the human anatomy.
Our range of Plant Chemicals
Curcumin (Curcuma Longa)
Botanical Name : Digitalis lanata
Common Name : Digoxin
Plant Part Used : Leaves
|Description||:||White or Almost white powder, or colourless crystals|
|a) Infrared Absorption||:||To corresponds with the reference spectrum|
|b) By HPLC||:||The retention time of the major peak in the chromatogram of the assay preparation corresponds to that of the standard preparation as obtained in the assay|
|c) By TLC||:||To corresponds with the standard solution|
|Loss on Drying||:||NMT 1.0% w/w|
|Residue on ignition||:||NMT0.5%|
|Related Glycosides||:||MT 3% of any related Glycosides as gitoxin|
|Organic volatile impurities||:||NMT 2000 µg/gm( the limits of Methelene chloride and chloroform)|
|Assay BY HPLC on dried basis||:||95 to 101%|