Extraction Methods: Concentrating on Medicinals
Medicinal Mushroom extraction is the process of releasing and concentrating compounds for medicinal dosages. Techniques must be evaluated for medicinal properties and holistic retention.
Extraction of Medicinal Mushrooms
SCCO2 · Hot Water · Alcohol · Full Spectrum Extract Myth · No Extraction
Currently, the limited number of SCC02 facilities, unawareness among suppliers and the great expense are factors that make this extraction process rare in the marketplace. It is believed that SuperCritical Carbon Dioxide extraction methodology will become the standard as suppliers realize its potential and facilities update their technology.
Full Spectrum Extract Myth
» The term “full spectrum extract” is not approved for use under Pure Mushroom Initiative Standards.
No Extraction / Full Spectrum Powders
Mushroom powders are the choice for functional food. Extracts are for medicinal dosages.