Hop dry extract
Beige fine powder with a distinctive taste and odour
Hop cones have long been used in traditional medicine. Therapeutic raw materials are cropped fruit («cones») of hops, in which various biologically active substances are found. The most important pharmacological effect of the horticulture of hominoplodia is their sedative, sedative effect. Also, the raw materials are used in the food industry for making beer.
Hop «cones» are rich in essential oil, containing 224 components related to mono- and sesquiterpenoids. The main components of the essential oil are myrcene, farneseene, caryophilne, and gumulene. There are found esters, alcohols, organic acids, aliphatic ketones.
The compound fruits contain bitter and resinous substances. Bitterness is represented by two groups of bitter acids, which are derivatives of acylfluoroglucides.
The main representative of alpha-acids is humulone, and the group of beta-acids is lupulone. The content of alpha- and beta-acids depends on the place of growth and is a varietal feature.
There are found phenolic compounds: flavonoids, coumarins, anthocyanidins, catechins, phenolic acids.
Vitamins of group B, ascorbic acid, tocopherols, estrogenic hormones are found in the raw materials.
Biologically active substances of hop have:
- calming, soporific action.
- Bitter substances improve digestion, are used to stimulate the appetite.
- The amount of biologically active substances has a bactericidal effect.
- Hop cones are used as an analgesic (for diseases of the gastrointestinal tract),
- Hop «cones» are used to make certain cosmetics.
- It is used in the manufacture of food, beer and other beverages.
It has a calming, anti-inflammatory, diuretic, antispasmodic, bactericidal effect. The main substances that determine the healing properties of hops are bitterness, phenolic compounds and essential oil.
The bitterness of lupulin has a calming effect on the central nervous system.
The hypotensive and antiarrhythmic action of the plant preparations was also established.
Hop bitterness has strong antiseptic properties. They inhibit the growth of phytopathogenic fungi, lead to the death of some of them, retard the growth of dermatomycetes (pathogens of trichophytosis, scab, etc.), inhibit the development of gram-positive, acid-resistant, and in high concentrations and gram-negative bacteria.
In addition, bitterness stimulates appetite and improves digestion.
Flavonoids and vitamins have an anti-ulcer, capillary-strengthening effect of the plant extract.
Hop phenolic compounds have pronounced antioxidant properties, chalcones and flavanones neutralize free radicals, inhibit the oxidation of free radicals that underlie the development of atherosclerosis, inflammation, carcinogenesis and other pathological processes.
- individual intolerance to the components of hop preparations;
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We check raw materials and final products with the help of laboratory tests at every stage from raw material preparation to finished extracts and powders. The supplied products comply with the EU safety and quality standards.
We use double packages of 5-10 kg to prevent moisture condensation. Packages are placed in strong five-layer cardboard boxes or craft bags. If an order consists of 4 or more boxes or bags it can be plased on a pallet at your request.
The main cargo delivery is carried out for customer`s account by DHL or Europiir Logistics, which helps our customers save on shipping costs without sacrificing its quality. At your request, we`ll send the available goods in any convenient way from Tallinn within 2 days after making the payment.
The average production and delivery time for custom-made goods is 35–40 days.
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