1. Product Introduction
Pure Lutein Powder is extracted from marigold flower. Lutein is kind of xanthophyll and one of naturally occurring carotenoids.
Pure Lutein Powder has yellow-red color, and it is insoluble in water and propyl glycol; slightly soluble in vegetable oil and n-hexane; soluble in ethanol, acetone and carrene; easily soluble in ethyl acetate, tetrahydrofuran and chloroform. Lutein is unstable to light and hydrogen, and it has to be stored in sealed, cool, dark and dry condition.
Lutein has a lot of health benefits. It has antioxidant property, and it may scavenge free radicals, support eye health, protect skin from ultraviolet ray damage, reduce the risk of suffering diabetes, and inhibit the increase of cancer cells.
Lutein is primarily used as a colorant in food and supplements due to its yellow-red color. It appears yellow at low concentrations and orange-red at high concentrations.
Lutein can also be used as addtives to feeds for poultry, fish and shrimps.
2. Product Specification
Pure Lutein Powder
Plant Latin Name
Tagetes Erecta L
Loss on drying
Particle size(pass through sieve No.80)
Total Plate Count
Yeasts and Moulds
3. Features and Applications
Pure Lutein Powder can protect eyesight from descending. Protect yellow membrane in retina, inhibit macula lutea from degeneration and blurred vision. Anti-oxidation, inhibit harmful free radical from forming. Protect retina, absorb a great quantity blue light which enters our eyes.
Lutein have the lower macular pigment density, cut down the incidence of cataract.
Anti-oxidation, inhibit the activity of active oxygen-derived free radicals.
Inhibit artery wall from thickening and arterial embolism, cut down the oxidation of LDL cholesterol, delay arteriosclerosis.
Antitumous effect, inhibit breast carcinoma, carcinoma of prostate, rectal cancer, skin cancer, etc.
Lutein is natural pigment, strong tinting power, dosage low, color bright-colored.
Available Certificates: ISO9001, ISO22000, Kosher, Halal.
5. Manufacturing Base
6. Head Quarter Office
7. HSF Reasearch and Development Team
8. Worldwide Exhibitions
9. Package, Storage and Delivery
Package: Packed in 20kg/190kg food grade drum covered with inert gas or customized according to customer needs.