Green Tea Catechin Extract
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Green Tea Catechin Extract

Product name: (+/-)-Catechin hydrate
Molecular formula: C15H14O6
Molecular weight: 290.27
CAS NO.: 7295-85-4
Source: Tea
Appearance: white to off-white
Storage conditions:sealed in dry,2-8°C

Green Tea Catechin Extract description

So far, more than 700 known compounds have been isolated and identified in tea, including primary metabolites proteins, sugars, lipids and secondary metabolites, such as polyphenols, pigments, theanine, alkaloids, aromatic substances, saponins, etc. Catechin is an important component of tea secondary metabolism, and it is also the main component of tea with health functions. Catechin has been widely used in the fields of medicine, daily chemical industry, food and oil industry as the raw material of healthy food, natural cosmetics or antioxidant and preservative of fatty food.

Green Tea Catechin Extract function and application

1. (+ / -) - catechin hydrate is a natural oil antioxidant, which can remove free radicals produced by the human body to protect cell membranes and slow down aging.

2. (+ / -) - catechin hydrate can prevent tooth decay. Because tea contains fluorine, it can make teeth have strong resistance to acid erosion.

3. (+ / -) - catechin hydrate has antibacterial effect. It can inhibit the bacteria that cause human skin diseases, and has a good effect on the treatment of eczema.

4. Catechin also has the functions of reducing blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol (so it has the function of weight loss), anti radiation, anti mutation and so on.