Quillaja Refined Saponin Powder 70%
Product Code: QUSAPR70      Revision Date: 02/15/2013
Description: Quillaja Refined Saponins Powder 70% is the highly purified extract of the outer cambium layer of Quillaja Saponaria Molina commonly identified as Quillay Bark or Soap Bark. The majority of the tannins and a large portion of the minerals have been removed using ultrafiltration to concentrate the natural saponin content. Natural extracts inherently are subject to variation. Values shown are typical and will vary slightly from lot to lot
Appearance: Yellow-beige to light brown
Color: ≤ 1.0 absorbance of a 10% solution at 520 nm
Taste: Bittersweet
TYPICAL NUTRITIONAL PROXIMATES
Moisture: ≤ 10.0%
CHEMICAL
Preservatives: No preservatives added
Saponin Content:(HPLC Method) ≥ 60%
pH (20% Solution) 4.0 +/- 0.5
MICROBIOLOGICAL
Total Aerobic Plate Count: ≤ 1,000 CFU/g
Yeast: ≤ 100 CFU/g
Mold: ≤ 100 CFU/g
STORAGE
Keep packages tightly sealed when not in use to prevent absorbance of moisture from the air.
PACKAGING
Quillaja Refined Saponins Powder 70% is packaged in polyethylene-lined drums or cardboard boxes containing 20 kg net weight
REGULATORY
Quillaja (quillaia) is approved for use in Food and Beverages by the United States FDA under Title 21 CFR 172.510 and bears FEMA number 2973. Allowed for use in Organic foods* under N.O.P 205.605.
*For Organic food use, please declare when ordering so that an appropriate preservative may be substituted or ask for preservative-free.