LesstanoL Policosanol 60 (Polycosanol) Raw Material
Product Code: OCTA-60      Revision Date: 02/14/2013
Appearance: Fine granular powder, white to beige.
Raw Material Natural Vegatable Waxes from Sugar Cane (Saccharum officinarum)
Manufacturing Method Extraction, purification and distillation of sugar cane wax raw material, with no excipients or preservatives added.
Shelf Life Minimum 3 years
Loss on Drying < 1.0%
TYPICAL NUTRITIONAL PROXIMATES
CHEMICAL
Arsenic(As2O3): < 100 ppb
Lead: < 200 ppb
Cadmium(Cd): < 100 ppb
Copper(Cu): < 10 ppm
Mercury(Hg): < 100 ppb
Alcohols (Policosanol):
1-Tetracosanol
1-Hexacosanol
1-Heptacosanol
1-Octacosanol
1-Nonacosanol
1-Triacontanol
1-Dotriacontanol
1-Tetratriacontanol
90% minimum (wet basis)
0-10%
2-15%
0-2.0%
55-70%
0-10%
5-24%
0.1-10%
0.1-10%
MICROBIOLOGICAL
Total Aerobic Plate Count: < 1,000 CFU / g
Yeast: < 100 CFU / g
Mold: < 100 CFU / g
Coliform: < 10 MPN
E. Coli: Negative / g
Salmonella: Negative / 25g
Staphylococcus aureus: Negative / g
STORAGE
Store this raw material in a cool, dry environment protected from heat sources and sunlight.
PACKAGING
This raw material is packed in multiwall poly-barrier bags containing 1 kg., 5 kg. and 10 kg. net weights. Bags are packed in cardboard boxes or fiber drums.