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Gujarat, India

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PSYLLIUM HUSK & HUSK POWDER

ABOUT

Psyllium husk is white fibrous material derived from psyllium seeds. It is an effective product with varieties of uses in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and food products industries. Psyllium Husk consists of the epidermis and the collapsed adjacent layers removed from the dried ripe seeds of Plantago Ovata.Psyllium husk contains huge amount of soluble and insoluble natural fibers responsible for it's laxative action.Psyllium husk derived from bent layers are extracted from dried ripe seeds of plantago ovata frosk.

 

The Psyllium husks are thoroughly cleaned and sorted from anti farm fibers, mud, iron particles, dust, particles, stones and other waste products. They are then graded, taking their scientific values into account. Psyllium husks and powders are sorted with the help of these grades.Psyllium consists of 80% water soluble fiber. Psyllium mucilage has a viscosity which is undeterred with 68 degrees F to 122 degrees F, by pH ranging from 2 to 10 and by sodium chloride up to 0.15 m.The husk is composed mostly of a fiber called hemicellulose which is a complex carbohydrate found in whole grains, fruits and vegetables.Hemicellulose is un-digestible, however, it is partially broken down in the colon and feeds the friendly intestinal flora.

 

THE PROPERTIES OF PSYLLIUM HUSK & HUSK POWDER

  • Lowers cholesterol level in blood
  • Natural laxative
  • Curing agent for peptic ulcers
  • Constipation,Piles
  • Acidity and ulcers
  • For slimming purposes
  • For diarrhea, dysentery and other bowel disorders

 

THE NUTRITIONAL VALUE OF PSYLLIUM HUSK & HUSK POWDER

  • Proteins
  • Vitamin B1
  • Choline
  • Glycosides
  • Polysaccharides

 

PSYLLIUM HUSK & HUSK POWDER TECHNICAL QUALITY SPECIFICATION

Quality Psyllium Husk 85% Psyllium Husk 95% Psyllium Husk 98% Psyllium Husk 99%
Taste Blend Mucilaginous Blend Mucilaginous Blend Mucilaginous Blend Mucilaginous
Moisture 10% Maximum 10% Maximum 10% Maximum 10% Maximum
Swell Volume Not less than 40 ml/gm Not less than 50 ml/gm Not less than 55 ml/gm Not less than 65 ml/gm
Psyllium Mucilloid Content 85% Minimum 95% Minimum 98% Minimum 99% Minimum
Total Ash 4% Maximum 4% Maximum 4% Maximum 4% Maximum
Acid Insoluble Ash 1% Maximum 1% Maximum 1% Maximum 1% Maximum
Heavy Extraneous Matter 0.5% Maximum 0.5% Maximum 0.5% Maximum 0.5% Maximum
Light Extraneous Matter 15% Maximum 5% Maximum 2% Maximum 1% Maximum
Insect Infestation Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams Not more than 100 insect fragments including mites and psocides per 25 grams
Mesh Size Limits As per the buyer's requirements As per the buyer's requirements As per the buyer's requirements As per the buyer's requirements
Sieve Analysis As per the buyer's requirements As per the buyer's requirements As per the buyer's requirements As per the buyer's requirements

 

THE PROPERTIES AND APPLICATIONS OF PSYLLIUM HUSK

  • NATURAL LAXATIVE: Psyllium is a natural laxative and its therapy heals constipation and other related health ailments.
  • ACIDITY AND ULCERS: Stomach ulcers and acidity problems are overcome with curing other related problems of bowels, piles and fissures.
  • HIGHLY BENEFICIAL FOR DIABETIC PATIENTS: Psyllium is very helpful in reducing the formation of blood glucose after the consumption of meals, considerably reducing the requirement of insulin in human body.
  • REDUCES THE CHANCES OF COLON CANCER: Psyllium intake forms a massive volume of bulk in human body making it a crucial element for passing of stool. This relative lessents the exposure of intestinal wall to toxic components formed in a stool.
  • HELPFUL IN REDUCING WEIGHT: Psyllium is helpful in reducing weight as it develops a feeling of fullness which apparently reduces food intake responsible for increasing weight in human body. Hence it can be used in slimming diet.

 

Psylliums are used as horse feeds as they prevent the accumulation of sand or stones in animals without any side effects. Psylliums are also used in pharmaceutical industries while manufacturing tablets as it acts as a thickening agent. They are also used in food processing industries like in ice creams, rice, jams, cakes, biscuits, breads and instant noodles.

 

FURTHER IMPORTANT APPLICATIONS

  • Food Industry
  • Textiles Industry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Personal care
  • Water treatment
  • Health care
  • Explosives and others
  • NutraceuticalsPaper
  • Cosmetics
  • Oil drilling
  • Tobacco Industry
  • Mining

 

Psyllium powder as a psyllium husk is helpful - psyllium husk for health, psyllium powder for pharmaceuticals.