Product Specification

Product: Tea (Red Rooibos) Extract, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: none
   Product Number: 04-172-04
   FEMA Number: N/A
   CAS Number: N/A

slightly fruity, floral, mildly astringent tea, also known as bush tea
Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: Brown to dark brown liquid
   Sensory Properties: Characteristic of red rooibos tea
   Molecular Formula: N/A
   Molecular Weight: N/A
   Purity (by G.C.): N/A
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 0.9773 - 1.0273
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.3521 - 1.3601
   Optical Rotation: N/A
   Acid Value: N/A
   Melting Point (C): N/A
   Boiling Point (C): N/A
   Flash Point (F) (Closed Cup): <140
   Percent Alcohol (v/v): pending

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, pending the accumulation of additional data. Total Phenolics* (mg/L): 288,000, ORAC** (umol Trolox equiv/g): 86. *Total Soluble Phenolics performed using the Folin-Ciocalteu Assay. ** Antioxidant Capacity performed using the Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity (ORAC) method. Caffeine Content: < 0.003% by HPLC.