Organic white mulberries

The delicious mythological antioxidant superfood

Nothing But Plants® POWDER

7,00 €

Made in France | Expiration date (End Of): 05/2021
Lot: D13014 |
Ref. GW42
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Description: Organic white mulberries

POWDER - NOTHING BUT PLANTS

Discover the exceptional properties of SUPERFOODS with the new powder range from our new brand POWDER Nothing But Plants® range!

This product range offers an innovative concept: an alternative way of consuming dietary supplements and healthier foods – in milkshakes, salads or mixed with your favourite foods.

ORGANIC WHITE MULBERRIES
 

The POWDER range presents a legendary superfood: white mulberries!

As well as having high nutritional content, this natural anti-ageing fruit has multiple therapeutic properties. They are antioxidant, antimicrobial, neuroprotective and help to combat diabetes and cholesterol.

With their delicate taste, our whole dried white mulberries are ideal for consuming in an aperitif or in juices, compotes, jams and even wines.

DESCRIPTION

The white mulberry is the fruit of the white mulberry tree (Morus alba L.), from the Moraceae family. Native to central and western Asia (1), this deciduous tree with lobed leaves can grow up to 12 metres tall (2, 3).

It was historically mainly cultivated in China, for its leaves (2, 3), as the sole food of silkworms (4), for its wood used to prevent soil erosion, (1) and of course for its edible fruit.

ORGANIC WHITE MULBERRIES POWDER

White mulberries are glomerulus of around 2 cm in diameter, formed by the union of small drupes. They have been used in traditional Chinese medicine since the 7th Century BC to reduce fever, protect the liver, strengthen joints and reduce blood pressure (1, 5). However, from the Middles Ages they began to be cultivated in Europe (2).

A tragic tale from Greek mythology offers an explanation for the different colours of mulberries. In Metamorphoses, Ovid, a Roman poet from the 1st Century BC, tells the legend of Pyramus and Thisbe, an ill-fated couple who met under a mulberry tree to commit suicide, and whose blood stained the previously white mulberries purple (4).

ORGANIC WHITE MULBERRIES POWDER

COMPOSITION AND BENEFITS

White mulberries contain sugars, proteins, fibres, minerals (calcium, zinc, phosphorus, potassium and magnesium) (6). In addition, they are the mulberries with the highest fatty acid content, with just 1% total fat and 54.2% linoleic acid, 19.8% palmitic acid and 8.41% oleic acid (7).

White mulberries are a natural source of polyphenols (anthocyanins, flavonoids, coumarins, sterols, etc.) (3). These antioxidant compounds facilitate the antimicrobial activity of white mulberries (1, 6). Polyphenols also help to combat diabetes, because they appear to inhibit the enzyme alpha-glucosidase and free radical attacks (9). They also have a neuroprotective effect, because the anthocyanins preserve the membrane and mitochondrial functions of neurons (8).

Various experimental studies have also shown that white mulberries have lipid-lowering activity and help to inhibit lipid peroxidation. These studies have shown how, despite a diet rich in cholesterol, taking aqueous extract of white mulberries reduces cholesterol levels (1).

White mulberries have digestive properties (laxative and carminative) as well as anti-flu and antipyretic properties (fever-reducing) (5).

USE, DIRECTIONS

Consume 10 g of white mulberries daily. White mulberries can be eaten whole in an aperitif or in juices, syrups, compotes, jams and even wines (6).

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  1. Accame, M. E. C. Frutos con interés en Farmacia: Moras.
  2. Hedrick, U. P. (1922). Cyclopedia of hardy fruits. Macmillan.
  3. Serra, B. I., & Lluís, J. (2001). Gran enciclopedia de las plantas medicinales: medicina natural del tercer milenio/Josep Lluís Berdonces I Serra (No. C 615.321 B47 [19--].).
  4. Janick, J., & Paull, R. E. (Eds.). (2008). The encyclopedia of fruit and nuts. CABI.
  5. Venkatesh Kumar, R., & Chauhan, S. (2008). Mulberry: life enhancer. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, 2(10),271-278.
  6. Toyinbo, E. O., Adevvumi, O. J., & Adekunle, E. A. (2012). Phytochemical analysis, nutritional composition and antimicrobial activities of white mulberry (Morus alba). Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, 11(5),456-460.
  7. Ercisli, S., & Orhan, E. (2007). Chemical composition of white (Morus alba), red (Morus rubra) and black (Morus nigra) mulberry fruits. Food Chemistry, 103(4), 1380-1384.
  8. Bhuiyan, M. I. H., Kim, H. B., Kim, S. Y., & Cho, K. O. (2011). The neuroprotective potential of cyanidin-3-glucoside fraction extracted from mulberry following oxygen-glucose deprivation. The Korean Journal of Physiology & Pharmacology, 15(6), 353-361.)
  9. Wang, Y., Xiang, L., Wang, C., Tang, C., & He, X. (2013). Antidiabetic and antioxidant effects and phytochemicals of mulberry fruit (Morus alba L.) polyphenol enhanced extract. PLoS One, 8(7), e71144.
Serving size: 1 serving of 10 g (1 measuring spoon)
Servings per container: 10
INGREDIENTS:
Amount per serving
NRVs*
Organic whole dried white mulberries (Morus alba L.)
10.00 g
N/A†
*NRVs: Nutrient Reference Values
†N/A: Not applicable

Food allergens:

This product does not contain allergens (in accordance with Regulation (EU) No 1169/2011) nor genetically modified organisms.

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION

NUTRITION DECLARATION
per 100 g
per serving 10 g
ENERGY
1442 kJ / 340 kcal
144 kJ / 34 kcal
FAT
1.5 g
0 g
      OF WHICH SATURATES
0 g
0 g
CARBOHYDRATE
75 g
7.5 g
      OF WHICH SUGARS
38 g
3.8 g
FIBRE
5.0 g
0.5 g
PROTEIN
4.2 g
<0.5 g
SALT
0.17 g
0.02 g

 

Updated on 2019/05/28

DIRECTIONS:

Take 10 g of white mulberries per day.

WARNINGS:

Consult your doctor or pharmacist if simultaneously undergoing treatment for diabetes. Not recommended for people undergoing anti-diabetic treatment. Not recommended for pregnant or lactating women. Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.

ADVICES:

Does not replace a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. If you are undergoing medical treatment, seek your therapist's advice. For adult use only. Keep out of reach of young children.

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:

Store in a cool dry place away from sunlight.

Updated on 2019/05/28

PRODUCT NAME

Organic white mulberries

BOTANICAL NAME

Morus alba L.

REFERENCE

GW42

QUANTITY

100 g

BATCH NUMBER

D13014

EXPIRATION DATE

2021/05

MADE

In France

SERVINGS PER CONTAINER

10 servings

FABRICATION AND GUARANTEE:

This food supplement is manufactured by a GMP-compliant laboratory (GMPs are the Good Manufacturing Practice guidelines for the European pharmaceutical industry).
Their active principle content is guaranteed through regular tests, which can be viewed online.

The labelling of our products complies with Regulation (EU) No 1169/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2011 and its subsequent amendments, with the aim of ensuring a high level of consumer protection in relation to food information.

Our packaging complies with Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 October 2004 and its subsequent amendments on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, aiming to secure a high level of protection of human health and the interests of consumers.

Organic products at Anastore are produced in accordance with Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007 of 28 June 2007 and its subsequent amendments on organic production and the labelling of organic products, with the aim of ensuring consumer confidence and protecting consumer interests.

CHARACTERISTICS:

ORGANIC FARMING

NOT IRRADIATED

WITHOUT ADDITIVES

WITHOUT ALLERGENS

WITHOUT BPA

NO OMG

WITHOUT LACTOSE

VEGAN

PRODUCT ANALYSIS:

ORGANOLEPTIC QUALITY

SPECIFICATIONS

RESULTS

Appearance:
Berries
Conform with specifications
Colour:
Brownish-yellow
Conform with specifications
Odour:
Characteristic
Conform with specifications
Flavour:
Characteristic
Conform with specifications

ANALYTICAL QUALITY

SPECIFICATIONS

RESULTS

Irradiation detection:
Not irradiated
Conform with specifications
Aflatoxin B1:
NMT 2 µg/kg
Conform with Commission Regulation (EC) No 165/2010
Sum aflatoxins B1, B2, G1, G2:
NMT 4 µg/kg
Conform with Commission Regulation (EC) No 165/2010

MICROBIOLOGICAL QUALITY

SPECIFICATIONS

RESULTS

E. coli:
NMT 10 cfu/g
Conform with specifications
Salmonella:
Negative
Conform with specifications
L. monocytogenes:
NMT 100 cfu/g
Conform with Commission Regulation (EC) 1441/2007

PRODUCT REGISTRATION:

Anastore is registered on the Food Safety Register of Food Business Operators, whose purpose is to protect public health and consumer interests, where the definitions provided for in Articles 2 and 3 of Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 and Article 2 of Regulation (EC) No 852/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council, and their subsequent amendments, are applicable.

These Regulations lay down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety, in addition to laying down general rules in relation to the hygiene of foodstuffs.

Finally, Anastore notifies the placing on the market of its food supplements in accordance with the specific regulations of each country.

Registration Information

The notification of placing on the market of this product has been made under notification number PL 2081/128.

HEAD OF THE QUALITY DEPARTMENT

Certificate issue date: 2019/06/26

Updated on 2019/05/28

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