Specifications for Hashab Hand Picked Selected (HPS):
Product: AcaciaSenegal, nodules of large size
Composition:Natural, Organic, Polysaccharide, which on hydrolysis yield arabinogalactan, rhamnose, glucuronic acid, galactose, a minor protein Component and 4-0- methoxy glucuronic acid.
INS number: E414
C.A.S. number: 9000-01-5
Solubility: it is high soluble in water, give up to 50% solution and insoluble in ethanol.
Hydrolysis products: passes test
Moisture content: less than 15%.
Total ash: less than 4%.
Specific optical rotation: [∞] D 25C (-22) to (-34)
Viscosity: 70 – 170mpsc.
PH: 4.2 to 4.8
Tannin test: passes test
Nitrogen content: 0.24 to 0.41%
Protein content: 1.58 to 2.7% (N × 6.6)
Starch and dextrin: Passes Test
Salmonella spp.: Negative per test
E.coli: Negative in 1g