PuntiaVera® Certified Organic Nopal Cactus Cladodes Powder (Opuntia ficus indica) Ingredient - Raw Material
Product Code: NOFIPM120-O      Revision Date: 08/12/2017
Description: Dehydrated, Certified Organic PuntiaVera® Nopal Cladodes Powder (Opuntia ficus indica) ingredient, 120 mesh (other mesh sizes available)
Appearance: Light Green - beige
Particle Size: 95% through 120 U.S. Mesh
Raw material Dehydrated Nopal (Opuntia ficus indica)
Shelf Life Minimum two years in original sealed packages when held under suggested, controlled and protected storage conditions.
Organic Certifier: Oregon Tilth
TYPICAL NUTRITIONAL PROXIMATES
Moisture: < 10%
Ash: < 25%
Fiber: > 35%
CHEMICAL
Arsenic(As2O3): <= 1.0 ppm
Lead: <= 1.5 ppm
Cadmium (Cd): <= 1.0 ppm
Mercury (Hg): <= 0.1 ppm
MICROBIOLOGICAL
Total Aerobic Plate Count: < 50,000 CFU / g
Yeast: < 100 CFU / g
Mold: < 100 CFU / g
Coliform: < 3 MPN / g
E. Coli: Negative / g
Salmonella Negative / 25g
Staphylococcus Negative / g
STORAGE
Store in a cool dry location (5- 20 C., < 60% R.H.) in an area with fresh, clean, circulating air. Protect from direct sunlight, microbial, insect and other potential contamination.
PACKAGING
Packed in polyethylene-lined multi-walled kraft paper bags containing 25 kg net weight.
REGULATORY
Certified Organic, Non-GMO, Gluten-Free, Non-irradiated