Tea, Chamomile

Salicylate level: Medium Salicylates 2.5mg/kg - 4.99mg/kg
Salicylate Amount: 4.72 Salicylic acid mg/L
Value Tested: Free salicylates, Bound salicylates
Category Type: Beverages
What was tested: Lipton, Tasty, Twinnings. Tea prepared by soaking one bag in 250ml water for 2 min.

About the source

Listing type: Research test
Method: Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
Original value: 4.72 Salicylic acid mg/L
Full Citation: Malakar S, Gibson PR, Barrett JS, Muir JG. 2017. Naturally occurring dietary salicylates: A closer look at common Australian foods. J Food Compost Anal. 57:31–39. doi:10.1016/j.jfca.2016.12.008. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfca.2016.12.008.