Organic Black Pepper Powder
Organic Black Pepper Powder
Black Pepper Powder, Piper nigrum, Peppercorn, Maricha is native and extensively cultivated in Kerala, on the southwestern coast of India, and in other tropical regions. It is the most common spice added to cuisines around the world, and often paired with salt at meal tables. Black pepper or pepper is one of the most prized spices since ancient time. The pungency of this black berry has led to a great many expeditions to find the land of peppers. Due to its pungent and heating properties it is used extensively in Ayurveda and TCM for healthy digestion.*
About this item
- Black pepper enhances the bio-availability when it is added to other herbs and herbal preparation.*
- Promotes healthy digestion and immune health.*
- Supports healthy respiratory function.*
- Balances Vata and Kapha and increases Pitta. Additionally it is one of the main ingredients of Ayurvedic formula - Trikatu (Three pungent).*
If using as a supplement: Take ¼ to ½ teaspoon with warm water, once or twice daily, or as directed by your health practitioner
Otherwise use as directed by your favorite recipes.
Ingredients: 100% Organic Black Pepper Powder (Piper nigrum)
Made in a facility that handles dairy, sesame and tree nuts.
Organic Black Pepper Powder is packaged in the USA at our facility in Burgettstown, PA. Explore our extensive range of Organic Herbs & Spices, sourced from ethical and sustainable domestic and international suppliers.
Read all labels carefully. Please consult with your health care practitioner prior to the use of this product if you are pregnant or nursing, taking medications, or have a medical condition.
Keep out of the reach of children.
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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
California Customers: Proposition 65
(Also known as Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986)
The warnings placed on our product labels and invoices shipped to our customers in the State of California are to ensure compliance with CA Proposition 65 in order for us to maintain supplies to our customers in the State of California. It is also to demonstrate that we are in compliance with the law. We would like to assure you that we continue to offer our customers a very high quality products which are safe for use and consumption.
Our products offered under the brand ̀AyurBest ́ are made from all natural, dried and unprocessed whole herbs and spices, most certified organic. The chemicals of concern under the law are heavy metals, including lead as an element, that are naturally found in the soil, plant and water. We do not add any of these elements intentionally.
The requirement of a warning label is enforced by State of California for any product sold in the State that results in ingestion of more than 0.5 micrograms of lead in a day. This level of limit set forth by the State of California is thousand times lower than the level of exposure that has any known effect on humans or animals. All our herbs, spices and finished products are tested meeting internationally accepted safety standards.
Most of the herbs and spices contain very low levels of heavy metals which may require placement of a warning specified under the law. It is therefore that we have chosen to issue the specified warning under Proposition 65 on all products sold in the State of California so as to serve our customers with continuous access to the all-natural whole herb products.
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