Beta-Carotene Powder 1% 2% 10% 20%
96% crystallized powder
Beta-Carotene Beadlets 5% 10%
Beta-Carotene CWD 5% 10%
Beta-Carotene Oil Suspension 30%
Beta-Carotene Emulsion 2% 5%
Botanical Name: Daucus carota Linn
Appearance:Orange to Dark Red
CAS No: 7235-40-7
Molecular formula: C40H56
Measurement system: HPLC adopted with ultrasonic assisting, dissolving by chromatogramclass methanol.
β-Carotene is a strongly colored red-orange pigment
abundant in plants and fruits. It is an organic compound
and chemically is classified as a hydrocarbon
and specifically as a terpenoid
, reflecting its derivation from isoprene
units.Carotene is the substance in carrots
and sweet potatoes
that colors them orange and is the most common form of carotene in plants. When used as a food coloring
, it has the E number
E160a.It can also be extracted from the beta-carotene rich algae, Dunaliella Salina. The separation of β-carotene from the mixture of other carotenoids is based on the polarity of a compound. β-Carotene is a non-polar compound, so it is separated with a non-polar solvent such as hexane
. Being highly conjugated
, it is deeply colored, and as a hydrocarbon
lacking functional groups, it is very lipophilic
.β-Carotene has been used to treat various disorders such as erythropoietic protoporphyria
. It has also been used to reduce the risk of breast cancer
in women before menopause
, and the risk of age-related macular degeneration
1.Applied in pharmaceutical field, carrot extract beta carotene powder can be used as raw materials;
2.Applied health product industry, carrot extract beta carotene powder can be used as raw materials;
3.Applied in food and beverage industry ,carrot extract beta carotene powder can be used as additives.
Storage condition: Sealed in well-closed container and avoid moisture and light.
Shelf life: Two years according to storage condition.
1.Carrot extract beta carotene powder can be used to enhance human immunity;
2.Carrot extract beta carotene powder can be used to maintain the integrity of the skin mucous membrane layer, prevent skin dry and coarse;
3.Carrot extract beta carotene powder can promote growth;
4.Carrot extract beta carotene powder can be used as an antioxidant, may offer some protection against certain cancers and other diseases.