Zelang Group - Natural Plant Extract

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  • Date: 8/24/2016 2:02:16 PM
  • author: Zelang Group
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Monascus Red Pigments (Red Kojic Rice) is an edible natural color made from rice as the main raw material , adopting modern submerged fermentation and distinctive extract technology based on bioengineering principle and traditional Chinese Red-mould-rice(Angkak) production technique. Characterizing in high chromogenic equivalent, unadulterated tint, stable toward light and heat, adaptation to wide PH range ,good solubility in both water and alcohol, nontoxic, convenient and easy to use, Monascus Red pigment can be widely used in food, pharmaceutical, cosmetics industry and others. It is also believed that natural Monascus Red pigment contains some functional substances.

Characteristics Monascus Red, Monascus Purpureus Went Red, Red Rice Starter, Monascus Red Color, 红曲红色素, 100% Pure Natural Plant Extract

The appearance of red rice red is purplish red liquid or powder. The main ingredient is cyanidin-3-glucoside, a kind of anthocyan. It can dissolve in alcohol and water easily, cannot dissolve in acetone and petroleum benzene. It has a good resistance to light and heat, but not to oxidant. Na+,K+,Ca2+,Ba2+,Zn2+,Cu2+and trace Fe2+ do not affect the pigment, but the shade of color becomes rose when there are much Sn2+,and becomes fading and deposition to Pb2+ and much Fe2+. The shade of color solution is red when PH is between 1~6, pale brown to yellow when PH is between 7~12

Applications and Usage Instruction(in compliance with GB2760:Hygienic standards for uses of food additives)

Used in wine, sweets, cooked meat, ice-cream, frozen sucker, biscuit, jelly, dilatant food and so on.

Usage Reference(in compliance with GB2760:Hygienic standards for uses of food additives)

When using pigments of powder, get a little water, put the exact amount of pigment into the water according to the required amount, and stir the pigment into paste, and finally add required amount of water into the paste. Keep stirring till the paste turns into an ideal liquid.

Package Monascus Red, Monascus Purpureus Went Red, Red Rice Starter, Monascus Red Color, 红曲红色素, 100% Pure Natural Plant Extract

Powder is packed with corrugated box, carton, or plastic drum with inner double plastic bags, net weight is 10kg or 20kg for each container. Liquid is packed with plastic drum, net weight is 20kg.Package standards are also available according to consumer‵s demand.

Storage Monascus Red, Monascus Purpureus Went Red, Red Rice Starter, Monascus Red Color, 红曲红色素, 100% Pure Natural Plant Extract

Sealed, avoid light, store in a cool and dry place.

Shelf Life Monascus Red, Monascus Purpureus Went Red, Red Rice Starter, Monascus Red Color, 红曲红色素, 100% Pure Natural Plant Extract

If the storage condition attains as mentioned above, powder is two years from production date. Once opened, should seal up again and use within six months.

Quality Standard Monascus Red, Monascus Purpureus Went Red, Red Rice Starter, Monascus Red Color, 红曲红色素, 100% Pure Natural Plant Extract

ITEMS INDICES (GB7912-87) INDICES
E1%,1cm,505nm 20 20
ash 1% 1%
Arsenic (ppm) 2mg/kg 2mg/kg
lead(Pb) 3mg/kg 3mg/kg
Total bacteria 20/g 20/g
E, coil 100/g 100/g