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USP Capsaicin Standard
Mar 06, 2017

Capsaicin 

-  305.41 

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  • Honglv Capsaicin® offer Capsaicin product Complied with USP Standard

Capsaicin contains not less than 90.0 percent and not more than 110.0 percent of the labeled percentage of total capsaicinoids. The content of capsaicin (C18H27NO3) is not less than 55 percent, and the sum of the contents of capsaicin and dihydrocapsaicin (C18H29NO3) is not less than 75 percent, and the content of other capsaicinoids is not more than 15 percent, all calculated on the dried basis.

Analysis

Specification

Result

Appearance

White crystal

Complies

Odor

Characteristics

Complies

Assay (HPLC)

Capsaicinoids≥ 95.00%

95.23%

Capsaicin ≥55%

77%

Total Content of Capsaicin n' Dihydrocapsaicin ≥75%

93.3%

Total Content of Other Capsaicins ≤15%

1.93%

Melting Range

57~66

60~64

Loss on Drying

≤1.0% 

0.31%

Ash

≤1.0% 

0.27%

Heavy Metal

<10ppm

Complies

As

≤2ppm

Complies

Residual Solvents

Eur. Pharm. 

Complies

Microbiology

Total Plane Count

<1000cfu/g

Complies

Yeast & Moulds

<100cfu/g

Complies

E. Coli

Negative

Complies

Salmonella

Negative

Complies

Our Capsaicin Crystals, once been purchased by US University to be used as regent, for their biological experiment, and it is totally accordinated with the world product standard to be used safety and also the purest capsaicin in the world.