Celery Oleoresin

Description : It is the oleoresin derived from the dried rip seeds of the cultivated plants of Apium Graveolens Linn. It contains 1.5 – 3.0 percent of pale yellow volatile oil; 15 – 17 percent of fixed oil is resins. The volatile oil has a very strong aromatic flavour, which chiefly contains d-limonene and sedanolides responsible for the characteristic flavour.

Benefits & Uses : Celery Oleoresin is also used as stimulant, carminative, nervine, sedative and even in tonic. It is also used to flavour soft drinks and unpleasant medicaments.

Celery seed oleoresins act as aperitif, depurative, diuretic, galactagogue, hepatic and stomachic. It also aids in improving digestion and provides relaxing, cooling and calming effects to the body. Celery seed oleoresin is a good uterine stimulant and also helps in patients suffering from anxiety and stress. It helps in preventing urinary tract infection and helps in the fast removal of internal body toxins.

Celery seeds are mainly used as a diuretic; these help clear toxins from the system, so are especially good for gout, where uric acid crystals collect in the joints, and arthritis. Infusions from the seeds are used for rheumatoid arthritis and gout. Diluting the essential oil is also effective for these conditions. The essential oil and oleoresin of celery seed are used as a flavoring or fragrance in liqueurs, perfumes, and cosmetics, such as soaps, creams, and lotions. Large amounts of the volatile oil can produce sedation and irritation that may be responsible for attributed antispasmodic properties. Celery juice from the whole, fresh plant is taken for joint and urinary tract inflammations, as well as for rheumatoid arthritis, cystitis, or arthritis, weak conditions, and nervous exhaustion. Root also acts as a bitter digestive remedy and liver stimulant. Root tinctures have been used as a diuretic in hypertension and urinary disorders, are a component in arthritic remedies or used as a kidney stimulant and cleanser.

Pregnant women should not use celery seed because it may uterine bleeding and cause muscle contractions in the uterus. People with active kidney inflammation should also avoid this herb. Active compounds in celery stems and seeds can cause the skin to become highly sensitive to UV rays. Do not apply the essential oil externally in bright sunshine, because bergapten in the seeds could increase photosensitivity. The volatile oil in quantity is toxic to the kidneys and so should not be used in kidney disorders. Allergic reactions are rare.

Specifications
Celery Oleoresin
Product : Celery Oleoresin
Description : Oleoresin celery is obtained by the solvent extraction of the Dried seeds of Apium graveolens
Colour & appearance : Greenish yellow in colour & free flowing   liquid
Residual solvent : <10 ppm
Yeast & Mould : NIL
Pathogenic microorganisms
and their toxins
: Absent
Purity : Pure celery oleoresin  (no other additives)
Packing : 50 kgs HDPE containers/as per customers requirement
Storage : Store preferably in air tight containers and keep in a cool & dry place protected from light.