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Icelandic ROCKWEED POWDER

(Ascophyllum nodosum)
PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS
Typical Analysis
Data varies seasonally, with mesh size and moisture content


PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
                     Mesh  Moisture   Total Ash
Powder    70     NMT 10%  NMT 45%

Color:Olive green   Flavor:Salty Aroma:Mild marine

Density:1 cup granules = approx. 175g; 1 cup powder = approx. 188

Hydration capacity:Holds 6 times dry weight in water; increases in volume 3-4 times when wet.

  QUALITY CONTROL

METALS                                   Method
Arsenic, inorganic  <3 ppm      IC-ICP-MS
Lead                     <5 ppm      SW-846 3050/SW-846 6010
Cadmium             <1.5 ppm    SW-846 3050/SW-846 6010
Mercury              <0.1 ppm    SW-846 7471/SW-846 7471


MICROBIOLOGICAL                                     Method
Total Aerobic Count     <100,000 cfu/g       AOAC 121204
E. coli                          ND/10g                  USP 31<62>
Coliforms                    <100 cfu/g              AOAC 060702
Yeast/Mold                 <1,000 cfu/g            AOAC 041001
Salmonella                  ND/10g                    USP 31<62>
Staph. aur.                  ND/10g                    USP 31<62>

CHEMICAL                                                  Method
Pesticide Screen          Undetected               SW-846 8081A
Herbicide Screen         Undetected              SW-846 8151A
Petroleum Screen         Undetected              SW-846 8270C
PCBs Screen                Undetected              SW-846 8082

Thorvin Human Grade Kelp, the processor, is OCIA- certified organic and the products are Certified Organic by OCIA;  and raw materials are also certified organic by QAI/TUN (EU)

NUTRITIONAL
Fat   2.0%                   Calcium 2.1%            Zinc 12 ppm
Protein 8.5%               Magnesium 0.85%    Copper4 ppm
Fiber 4.0%                  Phosphorus 0.3%      Vitamin A 390 ppb
Carbohydrate 47.5%    Iron 622 ppm           Vitamin C 375 ppm
Iodine 500-1200 ppm   Chromium 0.8 ppm   Vitamin D 150 ppb
Sodium 4.0%               Aluminum 289 ppm   Vitamin E 110 ppm
Potassium 2.7%           Manganese 60 ppm


AMINO ACIDS (% of total aminos)

Alanine 5.52              Lysine 4.24
Arginine 5.47             Methionine 1.07
Aspartic Acid 9.88      Phenylalanine 3.54
Cystine 1.49               Proline 3.71
Glycine 5.70              Serine 4.92
Glutamic Acid 12.03   Threonine 4.60
Histidine 1.29             Tryptophan 1.68
Isoleucine 3.26           Tyrosine 3.52
Leucine 5.63               Valine 3.51          


COUNTRY OF ORIGIN Iceland

STORAGE & HANDLING
Hygroscopic and photosensitive material: Keep tightly closed and out of sunlight.Optimal storage: cool (30-60°F), dry (50-80 RH), away from other odorous materials


SHELF LIFE
36 months

ROCKWEED (Ascophyllum nodosum) is a type of wild, uncultivated marine algae. Specific analysis may vary from the above typical analysis. Naturally occurring fluctuations in the sea plant are due to season, weather conditions, tidal flow, and time of harvest. The information presented above is believed to be accurate and reliable, but is not guaranteed as conditions of sale.

BH Sales makes no warranty, either express or implied, and assumes no liability for this information and the product described herein. 

Once product specifications and samples are accepted and approved, all sales of this product are non-refundable

MILLED KELP (Laminaria digitata)
PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS
Typical Analysis
Data varies seasonally,with mesh size and moisture content

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
                     Mesh   Moisture    Total Ash      Acid- Insoluble Ash
Granules        20/50  NMT 10%  NMT 50%   0.5-6.0 %
Powder            50      NMT 10%  NMT 50%   0.5-6.0 %

Color: green/olive  Flavor: salty  Aroma:mild marine odor
Density: 1 cup gran.=approx.175 g; 1 cup powder=approx.188 g
Hydration Holds 6 times dry weight in water
capacity: Increases in volume 3-4 times when wet

QUALITY CONTROL
METALS                                            Method
Arsenic, inorganic   <30 ppm              IC-ICP-MS
Lead                      <3.0 ppm             SW-846 3050/SW-846 6010
Cadmium               < 1.5 ppm             SW-846 3050/SW-846 6010
Mercury                <0.1ppm               SW-846 7471/SW-846 7471

MICROBIOLOGICAL                                  Method
Total Aerobic Count   <100,000 cfu/g    AOAC 121204
Coliforms                 <100 cfu/g             AOAC 060702
E. coli                      ND/10g                 USP 31<62>
Yeast/Mold             <1,000 cfu/g          AOAC 041001
Salmonella           Negative (ND/10g     USP 31<62>
Staph. aureus       Negative (ND/10g     USP 31<62>


CHEMICAL                                          Method
Pesticide Screen        Undetected           SW-846 8081A
Herbicide Screen       Undetected          SW-846 8151A         
Petroleum Screen       Undetected          SW-846 8270C
PCBs Screen              Undetected          SW-846 8082

NUTRITIONAL
Fat   0.5-3 %              Potassium 2.5-7%       Zinc 12 ppm
Sat. Fat  0                  Calcium   1.5-3%        Cobalt 1.3 ppm
Calories 243/100g     Magnesium 0.67%     Selenium 0.5 ppm
Protein 7.0-8.7 %        Phosphorus 0-22%     Tin 5.1 ppm
Dietary Fiber 37%       Sulfur  1.0%             Copper 4.0 ppm
Iodine 2500-7500 ppm  Iron 373 ppm        Vitamin B1 0.6 ppm
Salt (NaCl) 15.2%      Aluminum 496 ppm  Vitamin B2 5.6 ppm
Sodium 3.22%           Manganese 26 ppm  Vitamin C167 ppm
Chlorine 9.8%
         
AMINO ACIDS (% of total Aminos)

Alanine  10.3          Leucine 4.9      
Arginine 2.8            Lysine   4.3
Aspartic Acid 11.5   Phenylalanine 2.7
Cystine  3.0            Serine 5.0
Glycine 5.0             Threonine 6.0
Glutamic Acid 12.4  Tyrosine  3.4
Histidine  1.4           Isoleucine 2.5
Valine  3.3

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN Iceland

STORAGE & HANDLING Hygroscopic and photosensitive material.Keep tightly closed and out of sunlight.
Optimal storage: cool (30-60°F), dry (50-80 RH), away from other odorous materials.

SHELF LIFE Best used by 3 years from production.

KELP ( Laminaria digitata) is a type of wild, natural marine algae.
Specific analysis may vary from the above typical analysis. Naturally occurring fluctuations in content are due to season, weather conditions, tidal flow, and time of harvest. The information presented above is believed to be accurate and reliable, but is not guaranteed as conditions of sale.

ICELANDIC KELP BLEND
(IKB)

(Laminaria hyperborea,Ascophyllum nodosum,Laminaria digitata)
PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS
Typical Analysis
Data varies seasonally, with mesh size and moisture content

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
                       Mesh                  Moisture             Total Ash
Powder             70                      10% max           50% max
Color:             Light green          Flavor: Salty       Aroma: Mild marine


QUALITY CONTROL

METALS                                             METHOD
Arsenic, inorganic        <3ppm              IC-ICP-MS
Lead                          NMT 3 ppm       ICP-MS
Cadmium                   NMT 1.5 ppm    ICP-MS
Mercury                    NMT 0.07ppm    ICP-MS


MICROBIOLOGICAL                          METHOD
Total Aerobic Count   <100,000 cfu/g   FDA BAM 3
E. coli                       Neg/25g       AOAC991.14,AOAC RI-050501
Total Coliforms         <100 cfu/g           AOAC 991.14
Yeast/Mold              <1,000 cfu/g        CMMEF 20.5
Salmonella                 Negative            AOAC-RI960801


CHEMICAL                                                          Method
Pesticide Screen                  Undetected              SW-846 8081A
Herbicide Screen                 Undetected              SW-846 8151A
Petroleum Screen                Undetected              SW-846 8270C
PCBs Screen                        Undetected              SW-846 8082


NUTRITIONAL
Fat 0.17% Magnesium 0.68% Zinc 24 ppm
Sat. Fat ND Phosphorus 0.34 %Copper 8.2 ppm
Calories N/A Sulfur 1.4 % Nickel 15 ppm
Protein 14% Iron N/A Selenium ND
Fiber 26 % Chromium N/A Vitamin A ND
Carbohydrate 30% Aluminum 150 ppm Vitamin C ND
Iodine 3000-3500 ppm Manganese 95 ppm Vitamin B22.8 ppm
Sodium 2.3 % Vanadium 21 ppm Vitamin B3 11.7 ppm
Potassium 4.3 % Boron 57 ppm Vitamin B5 3 ppm
Calcium N/A Cobalt ND Vitamin E ND

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
Iceland

STORAGE & HANDLING
Hygroscopic and photosensitive material: Keep tightly closed and out of sunlight.

Optimal storage: cool (30-60°F),dry (50-80 RH), away from odorous materials.

SHELF LIFE
Best used within 3 years from production.

ICELANDIC KELP BLEND(IKB)

(Laminaria hyperborea, Ascophyllum nodosum, Laminaria digitata)
is a blend of wild, uncultivated marine algae. Specific analysis may vary from the above typical analysis.
Naturally occurring fluctuations in the sea plants are due to season, weather conditions, tidal flow, and time of harvest. 

The information presented above is believed to be accurate and reliable, but
is not guaranteed as conditions of sale.

BH Sales makes no warranty, either express or implied, and assumes no liability for this information and the product described herein.

Once product specifications and samples are accepted and approved, all sales of this product are non-refundable.