Beta carotene Extract is the molecule that gives carrots their orange colour. It is part of a family of chemicals called the carotenoids, which are found in many fruit and vegetables, as well as some animal products such as egg yolks. Biologically, beta carotene is most important as the precursor of vitamin A. It also has anti-oxidant properties and may help in preventing cancer and other diseases.Beta Carotene Extract is also known as a provitamin because it can be converted in our body into vitamin A after oxidative cleavage by beta carotene 15, 150-dioxygenase. In plants, beta carotene, acts as an anti-oxidant and neutralizes singlet oxygen radicals formed during photosynthesis.
Product Name: Beta-Carotene
Botanical Source: Daucus carota
CAS No: 7235-40-7
Plant Part Used:Fruit
Assay: Beta-Carotene 5%～30% by HPLC
Colour: Red or redish brown powder with characteristic odor and taste
GMO Status:GMO Free
Packing: in 25kgs fiber drums
Storage:Keep container unopened in cool, dry place,Keep away from strong light
Shelf Life:24 months from date of production
–Beta Carotene Extract is an antioxidant and therefore may offer some protection against certain cancers and other diseases.
–Beta Carotene Extract is a naturally occurring substance present in green and yellow fruits and vegetables.
–Beta Carotene Extract is converted into vitamin A in the body and beta carotene is used as a vitamin supplement to prevent or treat vitamin A deficiency.
–Beta Carotene Extract can help prevent or treat reactions to the sun in some specific groups of patients.
–Beta Carotene Extract can be used in medical field.
–Beta Carotene Extract can be used as food additive.
–Beta Carotene Extract can be used in cosmetic field.
–Beta Carotene Extract can be used as forage additive.