Garcinia Cambogia is a native fruit in South India and Sri Lanka. Phytochemistry of Garcinia Cambogia reveals that it has around 20-30% of (-) Hydroxy Citric Acid (-HCA) along with trace amount of Citric Acid. It is reported that HCA can suppress appetite, reduce food intake and inhibit synthesis of fat and cholesterol.
Studies also suggest that HCA may enhance thermogenesis and increase energy level and it is helpful in weight loss because of its effects on metabolism.
Garcinia Extract (HCA) is used as an appetite suppressant and to inhabit the absorption and synthesis of fat cholesterol and triglycerides. It is a dietary aid and is safe to be taken as a nature’s diet ingredient to cure obesity. It could simply be called a natural slimming agent.
Technical specifications Colour : White to off-white free flowing powder.
Odour : Odourless
Taste : Tasteless
Specific gravity : 0.30 - 0.50
Solubility : Insoluble in cold water & soluble in dilute acids.
Acid insolubles : Less than 3%
Particle size : 100% passes through 20 mesh. 80% minimum passes through 40 mesh.
Loss on drying : Not more than 6% w/w
Calcium content : 18 - 22%
(-) Hydroxy Citric Acid by HPLC : Not less than 60% w/w
"EOAS" is a name synonymous with spice oils since 1894. The company ventured into production of spice oleoresin in 1999 and today, EOAS is well known and highly regarded throughout the international food & flavour industry for its exclusive produces.
These produces have secured firm confidence in sophisticated quality driven markets in USA & Europe.
Over the past few years, EOAS has reached unprecedented height under the guidance of its Managing Director, D A Perera. He hails from a traditional family from the heart of spice growing area of Sri Lanka, and the business was inherited to him from his family.
Perera has taken innovative efforts to develop the essential oils and oleoresin business of EOAS to the level at which it stands today.
To cater to the increased demand for essential oils and oleoresins of EOAS a state-of-the-art distillery and solvent extraction plant was commissioned in 1999.
Since 1999 EOAS ranks as the largest essential oil exporter in Sri Lanka and is now "Fair Trade Certified".