This Stevia Extract pure powder is standardized at 90% total steviol glycosides (with about 40% Rebaudioside-A inside), new & fresh. The other 10% is other substance extracted from stevia leaf). There is not any additive or filler inside. There are 1.5 to 2.5 years shelf life available.
The stevia extract powder is zero calorie, heat stable, pH stable, and non-fermentable. Stevia, especially stevia extract powder, has garnered attention with the rise in demand for low-carbohydrate, low-sugar food alternatives. Stevia extract powder may benefit for weight loss and human being with diabetes. Stevia Rebaudiana is commonly known as sweetleaf, sweet leaf, sugarleaf, or simply stevia. It is a genus of about 240 speices of herbs and shrubs in the sunflower family, native to subtropical and tropical South America and Central America. Stevia is widely grown for its sweet leaves. The leaves of stevia have 30-45 times the sweetness of table sugar, yet the water extract from the leaves containing steviol glycosides, mainly stevioside and rebaudioside, is 250-300 times sweeter than table sugar. Stevia was used for its sweetness in medicine or tea by natives in South America for centuries. Its extract has been widely used as a sweetener in Japan since 1971, and it is also available as a sweeter in Australia, New Zealand and China. In the United States, Rebiana is generally recognized as safe as of December 2008, and stevia is also recognized as a dietary supplement. Stevia also has shown promise benefits in medical research for such conditions as obesity and high blood pressure. Stevia has negligible effect on blood glucose, therefore it is attractive as a natural sweetener to diabetics and others on carbohydrate-controlled diets.
Characteristics: White fine powder, Strongly sweet taste, 250 times sweeter than sugar, soluble in water.
Use suggestions: As a pure ingredient to mix in water, juice, or mix in smoothie, shake, energy drinks, or for formulation, R&D (research and development), comestic formulation, or any other proper purpose. General serving size for consumption for an adult is 1/32 teaspoon of the powder (about 35mg) mix in food, drinks, or beverage; or take out some amount as desired and mix into water to dilute its sweet intensity. An individual may adjust the serving size for some specific purposes.
Storage conditions: Store in a closed container in cool and dry place, keeping away from strong light and heat.
Size options: Kinds of packing sizes are available. Please choose above to order.