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Curcumin is a bright yellow chemical produced by turmeric (Curcuma longa) plants. It is the principal curcuminoid of turmeric, a member of the ginger family. It is used as food coloring, herbal supplement, cosmetics ingredient, food flavoring etc.
Chemical formula: C21H20O6
CAS Number: 458-37-7
Appearance: Bright yellow-orange powder
Molar mass: 368.385 g·mol−1

curcumin - turmeric powder
Turmeric Powder

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