Stevia Leaf Extract
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Stevia Leaf Extract

Product Name:Stevia Leaf Extract
CAS NO.: 57817-89-7
Molecular formula:C38H60O18
Molecular weight: 804.872
Appearance:White or yellowish powder
EINECS NO.: 260-975-5

Organic stevia leaf extract description

It is a glycoside extracted from the leaves of Stevia rebaudiana, a composite plant. Stevia rebaudiana, native to Paraguay and Brazil, which is characterized by high sweetness and low heat energy. Its sweetness is 200-300 times that of sucrose, and its calorific value is only 1/300 of that of sucrose.

Pure stevia leaf extract main components and properties

The main sweet ingredients are stevioside, steviolbioside, rebaudioside A (R-A), rebaudioside B (R-B), rebaudioside C (R-C), rebaudioside D (R-D), rebaudioside E (R-E), and dulcoside A (Dul-A).

Stevia leaf extract powder function and application

1. It is widely used as sweetener, additive and flavoring agent in food industry and pharmaceutical industry.

2. The inhibition of stevia extract on melanocyte activity shows that it is a more effective whitening additive for cosmetics than kojic acid.

3. Stevia extract can inhibit Legionella pneumophila, and Legionella pneumophila can cause skin infection under air-conditioning environment, so stevia extract can play a role in preventing dermatitis or eczema.