Aloe Vera 10X Liquid Concentrate (Cosmetic)
Product Code: AVC10XC      Revision Date: 02/20/2013
Description: Purified Ten-fold (10 X) liquid concentrate of Aloe Vera Gel with a stabilzing system suitable for cosmetic and topical pharmaceutical preparations.
Appearance: Clear to slightly cloudy liquid
Raw Material: Aloe barbadensis Miller (Aloe Vera Linne), grown & processed in the Dominican Republic
Process: Mature aloe vera leaves are harvested by hand. The inner gel in the leaf is removed by a hand-fileting process. The gel filets are ground, filtered, and concentrated under vacuum to a level of 5% soilds. The concentrate is pasteurized and appropriate stabilizing agents are added before packaging.
Odor: Bland
Product pH Value: 3.0 - 5.0
Aloe Vera Gel Solids: 4.6% Minimum
Anthraquinones: Less than 0.1% as Anhydrous Barbaloin
Preservatives: 0.05% DMDM Hydantoin &
0.3% Diazolidinyl Urea
Aloe Vera Polysaccharides:
(Methyl Alcohol Insolubles)
Minimum 12,000 mg./liter
TYPICAL NUTRITIONAL PROXIMATES
CHEMICAL
Arsenic(As2O3): < 0.3 mg/kg as As2O3
Heavy Metals (as Pb): < 10 mg/kg as lead
MICROBIOLOGICAL
Total Aerobic Plate Count: < 100 CFU / g
Yeast: < 100 CFU / g
Mold: < 100 CFU / g
Coliform: Negative
E. Coli: Negative
Salmonella: Negative
Staphylococcus aureus: < 10 CFU / g