Vitamin B2, E101, CAS no.83-88-5, Chemical Formula C17H20N4O6,also know as Riboflavin, available as Yellow or orange yellow crystalline powder. The manufacturing process is via biosynthesis. Vitamin B2 is widely used as nutrition supplements as it is required for a wide variety of cellular processes. As a professional Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) supplier, we supply FOOD GRADE Vitamin B2 95% Fine Granulation and Vitamin B2 95% Granulated. BP/USP/EP/FCC and 80% feed grade Vitamin B2. Function: Riboflavin functions as a coenzyme, necessary for organism in normal living as the nutriment for infant, pregnant woman nursing mother, patient after illness and the aged. convert food (carbohydrates) into fuel (glucose), used to produce energy. The B vitamins, help the body metabolize fats and protein. Uses: Riboflavin is the vitamin added to flour and bakery products and beverages to compensate for losses during processing. It is also used to enrich milk, breakfast cereals and dietetic products. Because of its bright yellow color, riboflavin is sometimes added to other drugs or infusion solutions as a marker. Food sources: high level in milk, cheese, eggs, leaf vegetables, liver, kidneys,legumes, mushrooms, and almonds.
Vitamin B2 Specification
|Name||Riboflavin (Vitamin B 2)|
|Specification||BP 98 / USP 24|
|Packing||In 20 kg drums or cartons|
|Functional use||Nutrition enhancer|
|Appearance||Orange yellow crystalline powder|
|Specific Rotation||Should be clear and colorless|
|Color of solution||No more than solution Y7 or GY7|
|PH||2.7 – 3.3|
|Sulfates||300 ppm max|
|Heavy metals||20 ppm max|
|Absorbance of solution||0.025 max|
|Chromatographic purity||1% max|
|Loss on drying||5.0% max|
|Residue on ignition||0.10% max|
|Assay||98.5 – 101.5%|
As a professional Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) supplier, we’re engaged in export and distribute Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) for years.
Raw Materials price: Prices of raw material corn starch are stable.
Market demand and supply : demand and supply is stable. Production capacity of the Vitamin B2 manufacturers didn’t change much.
Market Forecast: Considering the current market trend, price of Vitamin B2 will be stable in the coming months.
Vitamin B2 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.
Vitamin B2 is a type of vitamin also know as Riboflavin, generally recognized as halal.
Vitamin B2 is general recognized as Kosher classified as Parve.
Although Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) generally regarded as a very safe and effective supplement, there can be some minor side effects. The side effects may:
- Very high doses may cause:
- Burning or prickling sensations
- Yellow or orange urine
- Sensitivity to light
Vitamin B2 can used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Vitamin B2, also known as Riboflavin, used as a food coloring as well as being used to fortify some foods. Vitamin B2 is used in baby foods, breakfast, cereals, pastas, sauces, processed cheese, fruit drinks, vitamin enriched milk products and some energy drinks.