Galangal Officinarum

Galangal Officinarum

 

  • Steam distilled oil from the rhizomes (small) of Galangal Officinarum

     

    Uses and Advance Studies

     

    In fragrances and flavor it impart warm and spicy note witcamphoraceous background. It is stomachic , stimulant and carminative(Chopra et al, Nadkarni 1954)

     

    Physico Chemical Properties

     

    Specification Limit
    Colour Light yellow
    Refractive Index at 15°C 1.470 to 1.4800
    Specific Gravity at 15°C 0.9200 to 0.9300
    Optical Rotation -5° to -15°
    Flash Point 58°C