What is UMF rating

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Unique Manuka Factor

To receive a UMF® grading, a honey must have the presence of DHA (dihydroxyacetone), Methylglyoxal, and Leptosperin. The UMF® rating is a measure of the attributes and values that make up Manuka honey, and assures purity & quality.

Methylglyoxal LevelUMF® Grade
≥83 mg/kg5+
≥263 mg/kg10+
≥514 mg/kg15+
≥829 mg/kg20+
≥1200 mg/kg25+

 

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