PSYLLIUM HUSK



HS CODE: 12119032

Psyllium husk is white fibrous material derived from the outer coating of the psyllium seed, like the bran layer of grains.

The husk of Psyllium is the actual coating of mucilage around the seed. It is considered pure dietary fiber and is the only part of the plant used in manufacturing Psyllium products.

There are several species of psyllium, but the seed husks from Plantago ovata, also known as blonde psyllium, are the best quality and have the highest fiber content.

Psyllium husk consists of the epidermis and the collapsed adjacent layers removed from the dried ripe seeds of Plantago Ovata.

Psyllium Husks is valued for it's Pharmaceuticals, Nutraceuticals and Medicinal application. It is generally treated as a laxative in the world market.

Psyllium Husk contains about 30% Mucilage, mainly Xylose, Arabinose and Galacturonic Acid.

Psyllium Husk is a natural agent to provide sufficient dietary fibre to the fibre deficient food.

Psyllium husks promote easy, healthy elimination and sweep waste out of the colon more quickly. To maintain regularity and speed waste removal, take 1 to 3 servings a day, either with or between meals. The soluble fiber found in psyllium husks plays an important role in lowering cholesterol.

Psyllium husks do not contain any gluten so people who are gluten sensitive can use them.

Scientific name: Plantago psyllium

New Crop: June- August

Purity: Psyllium Husk Powder 85% Psyllium Husk Powder 95% Psyllium Husk Powder 98% Psyllium Husk Powder 99%
Mucilloid Content: NLT 85% NLT 95% NLT 98% NLT 99%
Light Extraneous Matter: NLT 14% NLT 4% NLT 1% NLT 0.5%
Heave Extraneous Matter: NMT 1% NMT 1% NMT 1% NMT 0.5%
Swell Volume: MIN 40 ml/gm MIN 45 ml/gm MIN 55 ml/gm MIN 55 ml/gm
Insect Infestation: Not more than 100 insect framgment including mites and psocides per 25 grams
Moisture Content: Not more than 12 %
Total Ash: Not more than 4 %
Acid Insoluble Ash: Not more than 1%
Microbial Limits: Absence of salnonella sp. And excherichia coli
Mesh Size Limits: As per buyer’s requirements
Sieve Analysis: As per buyer’s requirements

TYPE OF BOX QUANTITY
Jumbo HDPE bags: 950 kg
Conventional Gunny bags with inner food-grade poly-liner: 25 kg. & 40 kg
Paper bags with inner food-grade poly-liner: 10 kg., 20 kg. & 25 kg
Fibre drums – Fibre Paper drum and silver plated ring with inner poly-liner: Content Net Wt. 25-50 kg/drum

20’ft Container 9-10 Metric Tons
40’ft container -

NEHTELANDS, USA, GERMANY, AUSTRALIA, UK, CANADA, PAKISTAN, THAILAND, BELGIUM AND POLAND.