Chaga Sclerotium Extract 8:1
Product Code: CHAGEXT8      Revision Date: 04/20/2018
Description: Yellowish powder
Particle Size: 95% through U.S. 80 mesh
Botanical Name: Inonotus obliquus
Plant Part: Sclerotium
Method of Cultivation: Wildcrafted; Birch, deciduous trees
Processing: 8:1 Alcohol/Water extraction at 80°C; Spray dried
Solubility: High
Shelf Life: Three years in original sealed package under suggested storage conditions.
TYPICAL NUTRITIONAL PROXIMATES
Moisture: < 10.0%
Tapped density: 0.30-0.50 g/mL
CHEMICAL
Arsenic(As2O3): < 2.0 ppm
Heavy Metals (as Pb): < 10 ppm total
Lead: < 2.0 ppm
Cadmium (Cd): < 2.0 ppm
Mercury (Hg): < 0.1 ppm
ID Testing: Conform to standard
Beta-D-glucans: Typical 2.0%
MICROBIOLOGICAL
Total Aerobic Plate Count: < 10,000 CFU/g
Yeast: < 1,000 CFU/g
Mold: < 1,000 CFU/g
Coliform: < 1,000 CFU/g
E. Coli: Negative
Salmonella: Negative
Staphylococcus aureus: Negative
STORAGE
Store in a cool dry location (10°- 20°C., < 60% R.H.) in an area with fresh, clean, circulating air. Protect from direct sunlight, microbial and other contamination.
PACKAGING
Sealed polyethylene bags in cardboard boxes or fiber drums.
REGULATORY
Kosher Certifier:     KOF-K