A natural extract product rich in the carotenoid Lutein.
This carotenoid is obtained from a natural source: Marigold flower petals, through our patented processes.* Lutein is recommended as a food supplement to provide necessary carotenoids required for a well-balanced diet. Carotenoids are well-known for their chemical and biological properties, especially as antioxidants.
|Carotenoids:||Lutein and Zeaxanthin|
|Antioxidants:||Citric Acid, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Vitamin E|
|Carrier:||Corn Starch, Tricalcium Phosphate or Vegetable oil|
|Activity (USP):||Range from 50 to 200 grs. Total Lutein per kg. Min. (5 to 20% activity)|
|Carotenoids (HPLC):||85% Lutein & 5% Zeaxanthin|
|Loss on Drying:C||NMT 5.0%|
Store in pouches or closed pails, on a cool and dry place with no direct sunlight or heat exposure; preferably store at cool room temperature (20-25°C). Shelf life is over 24 months in original unopened container. Once opened use contents quickly.
Lutein beadlets and powder products are packed in 1, 5 or 10 kg. net weight vacuum pouches, inside cardboard boxes. Suspension product is packed in 1, 5, 10 or 15 kg. net weight plastic pails.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease