Liquid Kelp


    A natural plant growth stimulant obtained by alkaline hydrolysis

    Usagenatural growth stimulants & preservatives to protect against fermentation & decomposition
    OriginHarvested of the west coast of Ireland.
    Concentration310g dry matter / litre minimum


    ColourDark Black / Brown
    SolubilityTotally soluble in water
    Organic Matter15 to 17%
    Inorganic Matter12 to 13.5%
    Potassium (K)4.1 to 5.7%
    Specific Gravity1.14 to 1.16
    Magnesium (Mg)950 to 1050ppm
    Manganese (Mn)150 to 250ppm
    Calcium (Ca)600 to 800ppm
    Phosphorus (P)0.02 to 0.04%
    pH8.5 to 10.0
    Zinc10 to 40ppm
    Nitrogen0.3 to 0.6%
    Sulphur (S)1.3 to 1.6%
    Iron (Fe)450 to 500ppm
    Boron (B)15 to 20ppm
    Copper2 to 4ppm

    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 5 August 2010 (50)

    Product also known as : Ascophyllum Nodosum

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