Yes, our products are free from GMO. As GMOs are dangerous for health, we do not accept ginger extract powder from the facilities where GMOs are manufactured, processed, or produced.
We test our products for the presence of heavy metals including cadmium, arsenic, mercury, and lead as these are known as carcinogens and considered harmful for human consumption beyond certain limits. We also make sure our products abide by California prop 65 regulations for lead content below 0.5 ppm levels.
Ginger has been fractionated into at least 14 bioactive compounds, including -gingerol, -gingerol, -gingerol, -gingerol, -paradol, -shogaol, -shogaol, 1-dehydro--gingerdione, -gingerdione, hexahydrocurcumin, tetrahydrocurcumin, gingerenone A, 1,7-bis-(4? hydroxyl-3? methoxyphenyl)-5-methoxyhepthan-3-one, and methoxy--gingerol.
Yes, all the heavy metals contents are within the limit as per CA Prop 65. Hence, it is suitable for human consumption.
This product is light brown in colour and has a characteristic odour.
The identification method used here is HPLC.
The official botanical name of the product is Zingiber officinale. In Sanskrit, it is known as Srngaveram, which translates to “horn root” in English. In Latin it is named as Zinziberi, whereas in Greek it is known by the name Ziggiberis.