Chitosan from Japan red king crab, it has the ability to capture fatty acids that is popularly applied to weight control supplement. However, it is also applied to other industries such medicine, agricultural, skincare products and polluted water treatment. Our product passed Japanese standards of JP-GTP (Japan Pharmacopoeia – General Test Procedure) and JSFA-GTP (The Japanese Standards of Food Additives – General Test procedure)
|Appearance||White or slightly yellowish Powder|
|Viscosity (mPa.S)||< 15 mPa.S|
|Solubility (1->100, 1% acetic acid)||Clear, light yellow or Slightly turbid|
|Use / Dosage||N/A|
|Applications||Food supplement, Beverage, Medicine, Agricultural, Cosmetic and Water treatment|
|Weight loss aid|
|Anti-cholestermic – ลดคลอเรสเตอรอล|
|Reduces fat absorption – ลดการดูดซึมไขมัน|
|ฺBlocks excess fat calories – ลดไขมันส่วนเกิน|
|Weight control aid – ช่วยควบคุมน้ำหนัก|
|Weight loss aid – ช่วยลดน้ำหนัก|
|Others Name||Kytex, Chitopearl, Chitopharm, Flonac|
|Storage||Keep closed, Dry, Dark and Cool place|
|Shelf-Life||24 months after manufacturing date|
|Quality Assurance||Guarantee specification|
|Safety Specification||Under FDA standard of Heavy metals and Microorganism controlling|
|Product note||This product is food ingredient, not instant food|
|Caution notice||There is a concern that people with allergies to shellfish might also be allergic to chitosan|
- Dietary supplements : Chitosan is a primary ingredient in dietary weight-loss supplements. Its claimed activity is the binding and trapping of dietary fat, leading to fat excretion and weight loss, then release it by excretion. It is safe for human ingestion that is guaranteed by US Environmental Protection Agency.
- Medicine : The properties of chitosan are generally transparent and elasticity, medicine industry applies it as ingredient for capsule gel
- Agricultural : Vegetable seeds can be coated by chitosan to protect from moisture, microbial contact and enhance storage life. It is also used for mixing with fertilizer to increase plant growth.
- Skincare products : It abilities of coating and water absorption are applied to skincare ingredient. It can help to keep skin moisture and protect from pollution. There are various applied products such as sunscreen, moisturizing cream and hair dye.
- Wastewater Treatment : It can capture fat, chemical color and heavy metals in wastewater. It also absorp toxic in water treatment system.
Chitosan Purity Tests
- The chitosan solution must be transparent and not too viscous.
- Chitosan can not produce gas. If found excessive gas from its packaging, there are contamination or unwanted compounds.
- Mix chitosan with dish washing liquid, pure chitosan will forming like white egg. If not pure, it will not forming.
Cautions for ingestion
- Not use in seafood allergic people.
- Not use 2 weeks continuously, because fat soluble vitamins such as A, D, E and K will be captured and released with chitosan by excretion.
Product Safety and Warranty Information
- Product has passed quality and safety assurance tests under THAI FDA standards for all microbial and heavy metals testing.
- NATURAL INGREDIENTS, without chemical substances.
- Product Warranty is covered by the specifications data sheet. Please click here for more information