Beta Carotene 1% CWS Powder


    Beta Catatone is a fine water soluable powder which has been finely dispersed on a starch coated matrix of acacia gum, dextrin, corn syrup and vegetable oil. Alpha tocopherol and ascorbyl palmitate are used as antioxidents.

    AppearanceOrange coloured free flowing powder


    SolubilitySoluble in Water, Glucose, Sucrose
    Particle size
    (Through a 150 micron sieve)
    Min 95 %
    Heavy metalsTotal Max 40 ppm
    Arsenic Max 3 ppm
    Lead Max 10 ppm
    Pure content
    Min 1.0 %
    StorageCool, protected from light
    PackagingWhite Pails or Cartons
    Shelf life6 Months from Manufacture


    Total plate count
    (per gram)
    Max 1000
    (per gram)
    Max 100
    (per gram)
    Max 100
    SalmonellaNegative in 25 grams
    ShigellaNegative in 25 grams

    Direct Food Ingredients will ensure that any material supplied this specification will confirm to the above physical and chemical properties. However, we have no control over the use of the material and can accept no responsibility for problems caused by the customer's failure to ensure the material supplied is suitable for the intended use.

    This specification has been last modified on Thu 28 July 2011 (663)

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