Foamex® Quillaja Extract Powder 60, Refined Emulsifier, Certified Organic
Product Code: QUEXT60RE-O      Revision Date: 07/21/2020
Description: Garuda International's Natural Quillaja Extract Powder 60, Refined Emulsifier, Certified Organic 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: Beige to brown powder
Color: ≤ 1.5 absorbance of a 10% solution at 520 nm
Taste: Bittersweet
TYPICAL NUTRITIONAL PROXIMATES
Moisture: ≤ 8.0%
CHEMICAL
Arsenic(As2O3): ≤ 2 ppm
Lead: ≤ 2 ppm
Preservatives: ≥ 2.0% ascorbic acid; ≥ 2.0% citric acid
Mercury (Hg): ≥ 0.1 ppm
Cadmium (Cd): ≥ 1 ppm
Saponin Content(HPLC Method): ≥ 60%
pH (20% Solution): 3.5 - 5.5
MICROBIOLOGICAL
Total Aerobic Plate Count: ≤ 3000 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 Extract Powder 60, Refined Emulsifier, Certified Organic is packaged with 1 kilogram per sealed plastic tub.
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. Certified Organic NOP & EU.