SPECIFICATIONS:  SENNA (Cassia angustifolia)

 

General Information:

Type: Dry Leaves & Pods

Plant parts used : Leaves and pods

Source : Wild crafted

Shelf life : 24 months unopened

Storage : Keep in a cool, dry place protected from moisture and heat

Active ingredient/s : Sennosides

Organoleptic characters : Bitter in taste with characteristic odour

Loss on drying : Not more than 5% W/W

 

TYPICAL SPECIFICATIONS
TYPE SIZE SENNOCIDES ( % ) MOISTURE
LENGTH (CM) WIDTH (CM)

P 2

3.5 – 3.7 1 – 1.2 2.2 – 2.4 8 – 10 %
P 3 2.25 – 2.50 0.75 – 0.85 2.5 – 2.6 8 – 10 %
P 4 1.75 – 2.0 0.5 – 0.6 2.6 – 2.8 8 – 10 %
P 5 0.2 – 0.4 2.8 – 3.0 8 – 10 %
PODS 5 – 5.5 1.75 – 2.0 4.0 – 5.0 10 – 12 %

 

Sr. Parameters Results Detection
No. Limit in ppm
[1] PESTICIDE RESIDUES
1.1 Organo Chorine Residues
1 Alpha BHC Not detected 0.01
2 Beta BHC Not detected 0.01
3 Gamma BHC Not detected 0.01
4 Delta BHC Not detected 0.01
5 op – DDT Not detected 0.01
6 pp – DDT Not detected 0.01
7 Aldrin Not detected 0.01
8 Dieldrin Not detected 0.01 GC – MS/ECD
9 Endrin Not detected 0.01
10 Heptachlor Not detected 0.01
11 Heptachlor epoxide Not detected 0.01
12 Fenvalerate Not detected 0.01
13 Dictofol Not detected 0.01
14 2,4,D Not detected 0.01
15 Alpha – Endosulfan Not detected 0.01
16 Beta – Endosulfan Not detected 0.01
1.2 Organo Phosporus Residues
1 Ethion Not detected 0.01
2 Malathion Not detected 0.01
3 Parathion Not detected 0.01
4 Methyl Parathion Not detected 0.01
5 Fenitrothion Not detected 0.01
6 Diazion Not detected 0.01
7 Chlorpyrifos Not detected 0.01
8 DDVP Not detected 0.01 GC – MS/ECD
1.3 Pyrethroid Residues
1 Cypermethrin Not detected 0.01
2 Lambda Cyhalothrin Not detected 0.01
1.4 Carbamate Residues
1 Carbofuran Not detected 0.01
[2] Aflatoxins Not detected 5 ppb each Modified Pon’s Method
B1,B2,G1,& G2 by TLC
[3]

Sennocide B, %, w/w

3.08 0.01% Clients Method : SGS/GDM