Monk Fruit Sweetener Luo Han Guo Extract

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The Luo Han Guo plant is cultivated for its fruit, whose extract is nearly 300 times sweeter than sugar and has been used as a low-calorie sweetener. The sweet taste of the fruit comes mainly from mogrosides, a group of triterpene glycosides that make up about 1% of the flesh of the fresh fruit.Through solvent extraction, a powder containing 80% mogrosides can be obtained, the main one being mogroside-5 (esgoside). It is used for Traditional Chinese medicine and applies to cure disease, such as high blood pressure, pulmonary tuberculosis, asthma, gastritis, whooping cough, acute & chronic tracheitis and acute & chronic tonsillitis, etc. Luo Han Guo fruit and its extract are dual-use in therapeutic and health products. At present, Luo Han Guo is allowed to use as a food additive in these countries: Japan, Korea, Thailand, Singapore, Europea, USA (GRAS Approved) , Australia and China, etc.


  • FOB Price: US $0.5 - 9,999 / KG
  • Min.Order Quantity: 1 KG
  • Supply Ability: 10000 KG/per Month
  • Port: SHANGHAI/BEIJING
  • Payment Terms: L/C,D/A,D/P,T/T
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    The Luo Han Guo plant is cultivated for its fruit, whose extract is nearly 300 times sweeter than sugar and has been used as a low-calorie sweetener. The sweet taste of the fruit comes mainly from mogrosides, a group of triterpene glycosides that make up about 1% of the flesh of the fresh fruit.Through solvent extraction, a powder containing 80% mogrosides can be obtained, the main one being mogroside-5 (esgoside). It is used for Traditional Chinese medicine and applies to cure disease, such as high blood pressure, pulmonary tuberculosis, asthma, gastritis, whooping cough, acute & chronic tracheitis and acute & chronic tonsillitis, etc. Luo Han Guo fruit and its extract are dual-use in therapeutic and health products. At present, Luo Han Guo is allowed to use as a food additive in these countries: Japan, Korea, Thailand, Singapore, Europea, USA (GRAS Approved) , Australia and China, etc.

     

    Product Name:Monk Fruit Sweetener Luo Han Guo Extract

    Latin Name:Monk FGriffonia simplicifolia (Vahl ex DC) Baill

    CAS No:88901-36-4

    Plant Part Used:Fruit

    Assay:Mogroside V 20%~60% by UV; Mogrosides 7%~98% by HPLC

    Solubility:Soluble in water and ethanol 

    Colour:Brown to off-white powder with characteristic odor and taste 

    GMO Status:GMO Free

    Packing: in 25kgs fiber drums

    Storage:Keep container unopened in cool, dry place,Keep away from strong light

    Shelf Life:24 months from date of production

     

    Function:

    -Used in Traditional Chinese medicine for colds,coughs,sore throats,gastrointestinal disorder,as well as blood purifier.

    -Antioxidant,scavenging free radical activity,Improve immunity.

    -It’s stable,non-fermentable additive ideal for diabetics,as it is easily soluble in water without any sediment, and contains 80% or more mogrosides which is 300times sweeter than cane sugar and lower in calories.

    -Contains high amounts of amino acid,fructose,vitamins and minerals.

     

    Application:

    Beverages and Beverage Mixes/Carbonated beverages/Non-carbonated beverages
    Hard and Soft Candy/Jams and Jellies/Chewable candy and tablet/Dairy Products
    Processed Fruits and Fruit Juices/Processed Vegetables and Vegetable Juices
    Confections and Frostings/Nutritional & Dietary Products/Table-top sweeteners
    Processed fruit/Chewing gum/Dry-mix products/Fruit spreads/Frozen desserts
    Salad dressing/Flavour Enhancers

    TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

    Item Specification Method Result
    Identification Positive Reaction N/A Complies
    Extract Solvents Water/Ethanol N/A Complies
    Particle size 100% pass 80 mesh USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Bulk density 0.45 ~ 0.65 g/ml USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Loss on drying ≤5.0% USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Sulphated Ash ≤5.0% USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Lead(Pb) ≤1.0mg/kg USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Arsenic(As) ≤1.0mg/kg USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Cadmium(Cd) ≤1.0mg/kg USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Solvents Residue USP/Ph.Eur USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Pesticides Residue Negative USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Microbiological Control
    otal bacterial count ≤1000cfu/g USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Yeast & mold ≤100cfu/g USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    Salmonella Negative USP/Ph.Eur Complies
    E.Coli Negative USP/Ph.Eur Complies

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