Tangerine Peel Extract
Latin Name: Citrus reticulata L.
Appearance: Brown-yellow fine powder
Part Used: Fruit Peel
Specification: 10:1 by TLC
Tangerine Peel Extract, also known mandarin orange that belongs to the family Rutaceae. It is native to Southeast Asia. The major active components are limonene, geranial ,geranyl acetate, geraniol ,β-caryophyllene, nerol, neryl acetate, fiber, Sabinene, g-terpinene, p-cymene, d-3-carene, and (E)- b-ocimene are the bioactive components present in the extracted oil. This peel is a good source of vitamin C that acts as an antioxidant that helps cells against free radicles. It also helps in kidney, and heart health.
1. Tangerine Peel Extract applied in the healthcare field.
2. Tangerine Peel Extract applied in skin care as cosmetic raw material.
3. Tangerine Peel Extract applied in food additives and beverages.