Beta Carotene

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Beta Carotene CAS No. 7235-40-7

Product Description

CAS No. : 7235-40-7
Chemical Formula : C40H56
H.S.code : 293629
specification : Beta Carotene Pure, 1%, 10%, 20%, 30%
E number : E160e

Beta Carotene, E160e, CAS no.7235-40-7, a strongly-colored red-orange pigment that is abundant in plants and fruits. It is a free flowing powder, and is often used as a coloring agent in foods such as margarine. Beta Carotene is a fat-soluble compound that is naturally present in many fruits, grains, oil and vegetables, most notably, the carrot. It can be used to help protect cells from the damaging effects of free radicals, prevent Vitamin A deficiency and enhance the functioning of the immune system. As a professional Beta Carotene supplier, we distribute Beta Carotene Pure (Fermentation), Beta Carotene 1 % SD Powder CWD, Beta Carotene 10 % Beadlet without Gelatin CWD, Beta Carotene 20 % Beadlet (Tablet Grade & CWD), Beta Carotene 10 % SD Powder CWD (Natural Fermentation), Beta Carotene 30 % Oil Suspension. FCC/USP feed/food/pharma grade.

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  • Specification
  • Beta Carotene Specification

    ITEM STANDARD
    Appearance White powder
    Identification Infrared absorption 197K Concordant with reference spectrum
    Identification A solution (1 in 20) responds to the tests for calcium Conform to USP30
    Specific optical rotation +25.0°~+27.5°
    Alkalinity No pink color is produced within 5 seconds
    Loss on drying Not more than 5.0%
    Heavy metals Not more than 0.002%
    Ordinary impurities Not more than 1.0%
    Organic volatile impurities Meet the requirements
    Nitrogen content 5.7%~6.0%
    Content of calcium 8.2~8.6%
    Assay Conform  to USP30
  • Market and Price
  • As a professional Beta Carotene supplier, we’re engaged in export and distribute Beta Carotene Pure (Fermentation), Beta Carotene 1 % SD Powder CWD, Beta Carotene 10 % Beadlet without Gelatin CWD, Beta Carotene 20 % Beadlet (Tablet Grade & CWD), Beta Carotene 10 % SD Powder CWD (Natural Fermentation), Beta Carotene 30 % Oil Suspension. FCC/USP feed/food/pharma grade.

    Price trend of Beta Carotene

    Raw Materials price: Prices of raw material β-ionone are stable.
    Market demand and supply : demand and supply is stable. Production capacity of the Beta Carotene E160e manufacturers didn’t change much.
    Market Forecast: Considering the current market trend, price of Beta Carotene will be stable in the coming months.

  • Benefit
  • MSDS, Halal, Kosher, Gluten free
  • Beta Carotene gluten free

    Beta Carotene is gluten free and widely used in gluten free food to provide a great dietary supplement that are essential for human health to processed food.

    Halal Certified Beta Carotene

    Beta Carotene is an inactive form of vitamin A, generally recognized as halal.

    Kosher Certified Beta Carotene

    Beta Carotene is general recognized as Kosher classified as Parve.

    Beta Carotene MSDS

  • Side Effect
  • Side Effect of Beta Carotene

    Although Beta Carotene generally regarded as a very safe and effective supplement, there can be some minor side effects. The side effects may:

    Beta-carotene may cause burping, constipation, diarrhea, dizziness, headache,increased risk of disease (including bladder cancer, colds, coronary heart disease,lung cancer, mortality, prostate cancer, and stomach cancer), joint pain, lung problems, muscle pain, stomach and intestine problems, vision problems.

  • Application and Uses
  • Application and Uses of Beta Carotene

    Beta Carotene can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Beta Carotene is used as a coloring agent and a source of vitamin A, used in food such as fast food, baking food, drink, jelly, confectionery and dairy products. Also suitable for manufacturing tablets and hard-shell capsules, especially for effervescent tablets.

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