Moringa Leaf Powder

Moringa Leaf Powder

Moringa Leaf Powder

Botanical Name :

Scientific name of it is Moringa Oleifera.

Plant Anatomy :

Moringa oleifera is the most widely cultivated species of the genus Moringa, which is the only genus in the family Moringaceae.

Synonyms And Trade Names :

Moringa Oleifera is also known as Horseradish tree, Radish tree, Drumstick tree, Sahijan, ben oil tree & benzoil tree.

Native & Cultivation Region :
  • The Moringa plant is native to Northern India.
  • The Moringa tree spread eastward from India to the lower parts of China, Southeast Asia and the Philippines.
  • From India It also spread westward to Egypt, the Horn of Africa, around the Mediterranean, and finally to West Indies in America.
  • The moringa tree is grown mainly in semiarid , tropical , and subtropical areas.
Physical Properties :

It is Green fine powder with characteristic odor and has pecany spinach taste.

Part Used :

Moringa powder is made from dried moringa leaves.

Chemical  Properties :
  • It is partially soluble in water and ethyl alcohol.
  • It is chemically stable and non hazardous material.
  • Thermal decomposition of Moringa Leaf Powder do not occur up to 100 Degree Celsius.
  • Carbon monoxide and unidentified organic compounds may be formed during combustion.
  • No hazardous products are formed during decomposition.
Specifications :

It is available in 60 & 80  mesh particle sizes.

  • Moringa leaf powder is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals like protein,vitamin B6,vitamin C,iron,riboflavin,vitamin A,magnesium.
  • It contains around 20 types of amino acids, 46 antioxidants & 36 anti-inflammatory compounds.
  • It may protect against Arsenic Toxicity.
  • It promotes metabolism with bio-available ingredients.
  • It promotes the Cell structure of the body.
  • It lowers the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines on skin.
  • It boosts the normal functioning of the liver and the kidney.
  • It promotes proper digestion , increases energy level of body and also promotes healthy circulatory system.
  • It boosts immune system of body.
Applications :
  • It is mainly used in  manufacturing of dietary supplement.
  • It is also used  in manufacturing of various medicines.
  • Various food additives are formed by using Moringa Leaf Powder.