Herbal Information for Cinnamon in Fine Powder Form
Common Name: Cinnamon, Cassia
Botanical Name: Cinnamomum burmanii
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size: 1 pound
Form: Fine Powder
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Certified Organic: Yes, USDA Organic
Brand: Starwest Botanicals
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.
The best cinnamon bark in the world comes from Southeast Asian trees where the bark is, at its best, almost a half inch thick and over twenty years old. Cinnamon bark is only obtained from stems that are between 1.2 and 5cm in diameter. Cinnamon bark is one of the most popular food-flavorings and a valued commodity on the world market. Because it kills bacteria that causes tooth decay and gum disease, cinnamon bark is a common ingredient in many common oral hygiene products like toothpaste, mouthwash and breath fresheners.
Cinnamon is commonly used during the winter months in pies, cakes, and even soups. There are several recipes on the web using cinnamon as the main spice in soups and stews.
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About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control
Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.
Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements
Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.
Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.
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DetailsCurrent Stock:SKU: 209785-51Global Trade Item Number: 767963101648Manufacturer Part Number 209785-51Condition: NewAvailability: Usually ships in 1 business day.Width: 2.00 (in)Height: 5.00 (in)Depth: 5.00 (in)