TitleDescription
Product Coleus Extract
Botanical Name Plectranthus barbatus
Shelf Life 24 Months
Standard Packing25 kg
Description /AppearanceA brown to light brown colored powder
IdentificationBy TLC
Loss on DryingNMT 5.0% w/w
Particle sizeNLT 70% w/w through 40 Mesh
Assay Forskolin content by
HPLC on dry basis
NLT 20.0% w/w
Heavy metals
a) Lead
b) Arsenic
c) Cadmium
d) Mercury
NMT 20 ppm
NMT 2.0 ppm
NMT 2.0 ppm
NMT 1.0 ppm
NMT 0.5 ppm
Microbiology Tests
a) Total Aerobic Microbial Count
b) Yeast & Mould
c) Coli forms
d) Salmonella
e) Escherichia coli
f) Staphylococcus aureus


NMT 5000 cfu/gm
NMT 100 cfu/gm Absent in 10 gram
Absent in 10 gram Absent in 10 gram
Absent in 10 gram