Lutein


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Lutein

Lutein from marigold Asteraceae Tagetes plants raised in a pigment widely used in food additives, also used as a medicinal pigment.

Features

Botanical Source:Marigold Flower
Latin Name:Tagetes Erecta L.
Part Used:Flower
Appearance: yellow fine powder
Specification: 5%, 10%, 20%, 50%, 98% HPLC/ UV
CAS No.:127-40-2
Molecular formula: C30H26O12
Molecular weight: 568.85

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Basic Information

Product:  Lutein
Botanical Source:Marigold Flower
Latin Name:Tagetes Erecta L.
Part Used:Flower
Appearance: yellow fine powder
Specification: 5%, 10%, 20%, 50%, 98% HPLC/ UV
CAS No.:127-40-2
Molecular formula: C30H26O12
Molecular weight: 568.85

Function

(1). Lutein can protect our eyesight, with the function of delaying eye's ageing;
(2). Lutein has the antioxidant effect, reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease and cancer;
(3). Lutein can postpone early atherosclerosis process ;
(4). Lutein has effect of inhibiting cancer, such as breast cancer, prostate cancer and colorectal cancer.

Application

(1). Applied in food field, as a kind of natural colorant, adding shine for goods;
(2). Applied in health product field, lutein can replenishes nourients for eyes, and protecting the retina;
(3). Applied in cosmetics field, lutein is used to reduce age pigment of people.

Specifications Sheet

Analysis ItemSpecificationResult
Assay(HPLC)Lutein≥98%98.10%
AppearanceFine PowderComplies
ColorYellow-OrangeComplies
OdorCharacteristicComplies
TasteCharacteristicComplies
Sieve Analysis100% pass 80meshComplies
Loss on Drying≤5%3.6%
Ash≤5%2.8%
Heavy Metals≤10ppmComplies
As≤1ppmComplies
Pb≤1ppmComplies
Cd≤1ppmComplies
Hg≤0.1ppmComplies
PesticideNegativeComplies
Microbiologial
Total Plate Count≤1000cfu/gComplies
Yeast and Mold≤100cfu/gComplies
E.ColiNegativeComplies
SalmonellaNegativeComplies

 

Shipping & Storage

Delivery:Sea/Air Shipping & International Express

Shipping Time: 2-3 working days after payment

Package: 1-5kg/Aluminum foil bag, size: 22cm (Width)*32cm (Length)

15-25kg/Drum, size: 38cm (Diameter)*50cm (Height)

Storage: Kept away from strong light and heat.

Shelf Life: 24 months

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