Since 1998 it has been engaging in trade of herbs and food supplementary organic products. Community-based trade is a fundamental principal of AHP business. AHP outsources most of the herbs /ingredients to prepare the products from primary groups/ producers of Nepal.
AHP has trading relationship with Primary producer groups as it provides fair price for raw materials, other inputs, and wages. Besides ,AHP also help community for the capacity building make them able to invest on the resources apart from ensuring a fair treatment to the communities, AHP is equally responsible for the sustainable management of the natural resources and minimize overexploitation by respecting rights to sustainably manage their resources.
AHP is awarded by Nepal Government and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Abraham Conservation Award In 2011. and Surya Nepal Asha Social Entrepreneurship Award in 2012.
Alternative Herbal Products is a member of Sustainable Bio Trade Groups of Nepal.
Mentha is widely found in terai region of Nepal, especially far west region. It was adopted and now cultivated for commercial purpose. It is a perennial herb, 60 cm high. Leaves simple, opposite, short stalked, oblong, 2.5-5 cm long obtusely or acutely serrated. Flowers are small and lilac in auxiliary whorls. Fruits nut lets are smooth. It's essential oil is extracted via steam distillation process.
Appurtenance: Slightly thick fluid
Color: Pale yellow
Aroma: Strong, fresh & somewhat bitter-sweet
The chemical components of peppermint oil are menthol, Mentone, 1,8-cineole, methyl acetate, methofuran, isomenthone, limonene, b-pinene, a-pinene, germacrene-d, trans-sabinene hydrate and polygene.
- In the isolation of menthol crystals, in flavorings, tooth pests, mouthwash and pharmaceutical
- Medicinal and Aroma therapy use: Oil is good for the nervous system, acting as a regulator and sedative, menthol is well known as a cardiac tonic in Pharmaceutical preparation. it is a good blood cleanser. It is antiseptic and anti-bacterial, it can be used in swollen gums, mouth wash or mouth ulcers, toothache etc.
Mero Neem Chiuri is a natural handmade herbal soap developed with ancient ayurvedic cleansing formula. The soap is made by reaction between vegetable oils, a solution of sodium hydroxide and water. It contains different natural herbal extracts to give a person natural and healthy looking.
Herbal-Baht serves to your optimum satisfaction and makes you feel always fresh.