Chaga is unique among medicinal mushrooms and may be one of the most important anti-aging supplements yet discovered. Like all medicinal mushrooms, Chaga contains the non-linear, complex polysaccharides that give the Chaga extracts potent immune supporting properties. However, Chaga also has an extremely high ORAC value (antioxidant properties), similar to that of blueberry extracts.
Chaga Extract have been utilized in Eastern European and Korean folk medicine for several centuries. At least as early as the sixteenth century, Eastern Europeans, Koreans, and Russians used chaga mushrooms to cure everything from tuberculosis to cancer.Today, the medicinal uses of chaga mushrooms are being explored by medical researchers.
|Physical & Chemical Control|
|Appearance||Yellow-brown Fine Powder||Visual|
|Sieve Analysis||100% pass 80 mesh||80mesh screen|
|Loss on Drying||7% Max.||GB 5009.3|
|Ash||9% Max.||GB 5009.4|
|As||1.0ppm Max||GB 5009.11|
|Pb||2.0ppm Max||GB 5009.12|
|Hg||1.0ppm Max.||GB 5009.17|
|Cd||0.1ppm Max||GB 5009.15|
|Total Plate Count||10000cfu/g Max.||GB 4789.2|
|Yeast & Mould||100cfu/g Max||GB 4789.15|
|Salmonella||Negative in 10 g||AOAC/Neogen Elisa|
|Yeast & Mold||1000cfu/g Max||AOAC/Petrifilm|
|E.Coli||Negative in 1g||AOAC/Petrifilm|