Technical Specification – Psyllium Husk and Powder

Description

Psyllium
Husk 85%

Psyllium
Husk 95%

Psyllium
Husk 98%

Psyllium
Husk 99%

Taste Blend Mucilaginous Blend Mucilaginous Blend Mucilaginous Blend Mucilaginous
Moisture 10% Maximum 10% Maximum 10% Maximum 10% Maximum
Swell Volume Not less than 40 ml/gm Not less than 50 ml/gm Not less than 55 ml/gm Not less than 65 ml/gm
Psyllium Mucilloid Content 85% Minimum 95% Minimum 98% Minimum 99% Minimum
Total Ash 4% Maximum 4% Maximum 4% Maximum 4% Maximum
Acid Insoluble Ash 1% Maximum 1% Maximum 1% Maximum 1% Maximum
Heavy Extraneous Matter 0.5% Maximum 0.5% Maximum 0.5% Maximum 0.5% Maximum
Light Extraneous Matter 15% Maximum 5% Maximum 2% Maximum 1% Maximum
Insect Infestation Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams
Mesh Size Limits As per the buyer’s requirements As per the buyer’s requirements As per the buyer’s requirements As per the buyer’s requirements
Sieve Analysis As per the buyer’s requirements As per the buyer’s requirements As per the buyer’s requirements As per the buyer’s requirements