PERBAIKAN PROSES PRODUKSI JAMU INSTAN DAUN SALAM (Syzigium polyantum) KELOMPOK PAWON HERBALKU BOYOLALI
PKMs improved the process of leaf instant herbal medicine production for the Herbalku Pawon Group in Boyolali, Central Java, which has conducted procurement of equipment for extractors and crystallizers, assisted in the use of tools, and assisted in the production process to improve the quality of production carried out.
The target in the implementation of PKM is improvement in terms of production, because the production process carried out so far by the Herbalku Pawon group is still conventional. Production process improvements are focused on the process of bay leaf extraction and the process of crystallization of bay leaf extract, repairs are carried out using extractor machines to improve and produce better bay leaf extracts, using crystallization machines to improve the process and produce instant herbal powder with more homogeneous leaves. with more consistent results. In this activity a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) training was also conducted with the aim of improving the hygiene of the production process in the Herbalku Pawon group.
PKM activities improve the production process of bay leaf instant herbal medicine succeeded in producing a bay leaf production process that is better in terms of speed, quality, consistency and hygiene of bay leaf instant herbal medicine products. The production process which previously took 7 hours / 5 kg of the product changed to 3 hours / 5 kg of the product, the product produced has good quality and results both in terms of color and taste as well as a more hygienic production process with the use of handscun, masks and aprons .