Product Specification

Product: Tea (Black) Extract, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Product Number: 04-169-04
   FEMA Number: N/A
   CAS Number: N/A

Provides beneficial tea polyphenols and mouthfeel. For fresh brewed tea flavor, combine with Tea (black ) Distillate 04-169-01
Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: Amber to dark brown liquid.
   Sensory Properties: Characteristic of black tea
   Molecular Formula: N/A
   Molecular Weight: N/A
   Purity (by G.C.): N/A
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 0.9981 - 1.0481
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.3689 - 1.3849
   Optical Rotation: N/A
   Acid Value: N/A
   Melting Point (C): N/A
   Boiling Point (C): N/A
   Flash Point (F) (Closed Cup): 98.1
   Percent Alcohol (v/v): 24.0% - 29.0%

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 40 F in tightly sealed original containers. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat and air.
Shelf Life: 6 months after the last date of QC approval, or date of shipment, under recommended storage conditions or as otherwise noted.

Additional Data

  This specification sheet is tentative. Due to the changes in alcohol content during scale up the physical specifications may change. Total Phenolics* (mg/L): 330,000, ORAC** (umol Trolox equiv/g): 87. *Total Soluble Phenolics performed using the Folin-Ciocalteu Assay. ** Antioxidant Capacity performed using the Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity (ORAC) method. Caffeine Content: 0.290% by HPLC