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Herbs of Folklore and Modern Medicine: White Willow, Aloe Vera, and Garlic
Many of the medicinal herbs we use today have been studied by modern science for application in today’s medical field. These studies have shown that our ancestral folk uses of these herbs were very much correct in their applications. Here we will explore...
Earth Mysteries >> Herbalism
Make Your Voice Heard As You Tread Gently On Our Mother Earth
Making Your Voice Heard Before buying crystals, remember to ask where the crystal comes from and how it was mined. A lot of crystals are strip mined, which is very harmful to the land, and when handled often have a feeling of being psychically fractured or...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Hypnosis: A Selected Bibliography
Index of bibliography sections Selected Periodicals (14 entries) Edited Overviews of General Theories of Hypnosis (5 entries) Specific Topics Related to Research into Hypnosis. General single-author overviews, non-special-state views, social andexperimental...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
The potentized remedy
Many people think that homeopathic medicines are made from plants, but in fact the remedies can be made from anything. The substances are made from plants; poisonous and non-poisonous plants, herbs and toad-stools minerals, like sulfur, sodium chloride or...
Body Mysteries >> Homeopathy

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The natural products carmine and carminic acid have been - ICIA
carminic acid the most common pigment, widely used as red colouring agent ( CAS ... Carminic acid is a hydroxyanthraquinone with a lateral chain of C- glycosyl ...
is a hydrated aluminium chelate of carminic acid in which aluminium and carminic acid are thought to be present in the molar ratio 1:2. In commercial products ...
Scientific Opinion on the re-evaluation of cochineal, carminic acid
Cochineal, carminic acid, carmines (E 120) have been previously evaluated by ... cochineal extract, carminic acid and carmines”, which would more accurately ...
Downstream Processing of Natural Products: Carminic Acid
May 17, 2013 Carminic acid (E 120) is a natural colorant extracted from cochineal e.g., the desiccated bodies of Dactylopius coccus Costa female insects.
Cochineal Extract & Carmine - DDW The Color House
neal insect (Dactylopins coccus Costa), native to Latin America. The coloring principle is carminic acid, a pigment which can produce orange, red & purple tones.

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Carminic Acid Industry Global Report 2016
The Global Carminic Acid Industry Report 2016 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Carminic Acid industry.
An alternative to crushed bugs? Chr. Hansen explores producing carmine via
One of the most stable natural colors in town, carminic acid (labeled E120 in Europe) is used in confectionery, ice cream, beverages, meat, and fruit preparations for dairy products.
You Know What Makes Great Food Coloring? Bugs
Cochineal goes by different names on food and cosmetic labels: cochineal, carmine, carminic acid, Natural Red 4, or E120. You may be surprised where you find it—it provides color to sausage and artificial crab, as well as pink pastries.
Ces insectes - et poils de rat - qu'on mange sans le savoir
Dans les étiquettes d'ingrédients, on la retrouve sous différentes appellations : E120, carmine, cochineal, carminic acid. L'association de défense des droits des animaux Peta indique qu'il faut environ 70.
These gross ingredients are lurking in your food
Carminic acid, used to impart a ruby redness to lollies, fruit juice and lipstick, is found on the scales of cactus-dwelling cochnial insects.

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Carminic acid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Carminic acid (C22H20O13) is a red glucosidal hydroxyanthrapurin that occurs naturally in some scale insects, such as the cochineal, Armenian cochineal, and  ...
Carminic acid | Chemistry World - Royal Society of Chemistry
Jul 17, 2015 A red dye we now know as cochineal, carminic acid, or carmine. This dye was first utilized and mass produced by the Aztec empire, where the ...
CARMINIC ACID | C22H20O13 - PubChem
Coloring matter from the insect Coccus cacti L. CARMINIC ACID is used in foods, pharmaceuticals, toiletries, etc., as a dye, and also has use as a microscopic ...
Carminic Acid / Carmine / Cochineal | DDW The Color House
Hues vary depending on the preparation method of the cochineal extract. Using water or alcohol, manufacturers extract carmine acid. Carminic acid is orange in ... : Cochineal, Carmine, Carminic acid (E120)
Cochineal, Carmine, Carminic acid (E120). Carmine is the name of the colour pigment obtained from the insect Dactylopius coccus (old name Coccus cacti), that ...

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