Hashab Hand Picked Selected (HPS)

Specifications for Hashab Hand Picked Selected (HPS):     

Product: AcaciaSenegal, nodules of large size

HPSComposition: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%. HPS 1

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