Our green tea extract is sold in bulk bags at a minimum of 10 pounds. It is a spray dried extract. It is 100% tea; there are no colors, carriers or fillers used in its manufacture. It is low in caffeine, 0 Trans Fats and high in polyphenol content. One teaspoon of this extract will make a gallon of green tea ice tea, to give you and example.
Green tea has long been used in the Orient to treat many maladies like headaches, body ache, poor digestion, and improve well-being and increase life expectancy. Over the last few decades green tea has begun to be subjected to many scientific and medical studies to determine the extent of its long-purported health benefits, with some evidence suggesting regular green tea drinkers may have lower chances of heart disease and developing certain types of cancer. It also has been shown to increase metabolism and burn fat and is currently used in many over-the counter weight reduction formulas. The antioxidant polyphenol EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) content in green tea extract is thought to increase calorie and fat metabolismmetabolism by a process known as thermogenesis.
Green tea does not increase the heart rate or leave you with the jitters like in other diet medicines. Physicians and nutritionist recommend green tea extract especially in obese individuals with hypertension and other cardiovascular complications.
Detailed Green Tea Extract Description
a) Origin: Tea (Camellia sinensis).
b) Appearance: light - yellow or light - green powder.
c) Description: soluble in water.
d) Characteristics: good heat resistance and becomes dark in Fe.
e) Composition: Catechin, polycatechin.
f) Application: dilute with water for instant tea or use in capsules/medicinal manufacturing.
Green Tea Extract Analysis Units/100g
Protein* 9.3 g
Fat 1.5 g
Saturated fatty acid 0.4 g
Trans fats 0.0 g
Total Carbohydrate** 26.7 g
Available Carbohydrate 23.9 g
Total Sugar 3.7 g
Fibre 2.8 g
Sodium 34.2 mg
Cholesterol 0.3 mg
Vitamin A *** 140 µg
Vitamin C <5 mg
Ash 8.9 g
Iron 0.8 mg
Calcium 2.5 mg
Caffeine 4.98 %
The typical EGCG content of the Tea Type 10%.
Suggested serving size of 0.7 grams of tea per 6 ounces of water. %
* Corrected for caffeine content
** Corrected for Polyphenol
*** Retinol Equivalent (RE)
Typical analysis per 100 grams.
Suggested serving size of 0.7 grams of tea per 6 ounces of water.