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Xanthophylls

Xanthophylls
Xanthophylls
Product Code : 25
Product Description
Xanthophylls

CAS No.: 127-40-2

Description
  • It is a stabilized source of xanthophylls from Marigold extract( Tagetes erecta).
  • It is an ideal pigmentation for egg yolks and aquatic animals like yellow-head catfish, goldfish, crab, shrimp, and so on.
Specifications
  • Appearance: free-flowing orange powder
  • Odor: Characteristic odor of marigold.
  • Fineness (US standard sieves): 100% through sieve No. 20
  • Total carotenoids: 2% min
Use
Used for poultry as a natural pigment to enhance egg yolk and broiler skin color. The product can be added to different feeds directly. Dosage is established in accordance with the desired pigmentation level. It is also used for aquatic animal.

Recommended dosage
  • Skin pigmentation: 0.3~1.0kg /ton feed
  • Egg yolk pigmentation: 1.0~3.0kg /ton feed
  • Aquatic animal pigmentation: 6.0~10.0kg/ton feed
Packaging
20kg aluminum foil bag or according to customer's requirements;

Storage
Keep in cool and dry place. Avoid direct sunlight and high temperature.