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EX – ROSEMARY. NATURAL ANTIOXIDANT

SPECIFICATIONS

BORDANTIX® is a natural extract from Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) produced in EVESA. It is used to avoid rancidity in oils and fats in Food, Feeding and Cosmetic industries. In certain concentrations does not need to be declared as an E number and can be included in products with clean label. It is the natural alternative to artificial antioxidants.

TYPES AND PROPERTIES

a) BORDANTIX C.- Decoloured and deodourized
Rosemary extract from which nearly all the chlorophyll and all of the characteristic Rosemary odour and flavour has been removed. The flavor use to be imperceptible at the usual dosage levels. The active compounds are Carnosic Acid and the metabolites of its degradation (Carnosic Acid Cascade) like Carnosol, Rosmaridiquinone, Rosmanol, etc.

a.1) BORDANTIX C. POWDER form.
Description
Preparation.- Obtained by solvent extraction of rosemary leaves with the subsequent removal of the solvent, separation of phases, drying and addition of a carrier if needed or requested by the customer.
Appearance.- Yellow to very light greenish powder.
Organoleptic Properties.- Very light characteristic odour of rosemary.

Solubility.- Dispersible in oil and insoluble in water.

Active compound range.- From 1% to 30% of Carnosic Acid.

a.2) BORDANTIX C. LIQUID form.
Description
Preparation.- Obtained by solvent extraction of rosemary leaves with the subsequent removal of the solvent, subjected to a deodourization and decolourization process and addition of a carrier if needed or requested by the customer.
Appearance.- Yellow to light greenish transparent liquid.
Organoleptic Properties.- Very light characteristic odour of rosemary.

Solubility.- Oil soluble and water soluble.

Active compound range.-

  • Oil Soluble.- From 1% to 15% of Carnosic Acid.
  • Water Soluble.- From 1% to 6% of Carnosic Acid)

b) BORDANTIX A.- Standard colour and flavour

Rosemary extract not subjected to any decolour or deodourization process. The active compounds are Carnosic Acid and the metabolites of its degradation like Carnosol, Rosmaridiquinone, Rosmanol, etc.

b.1) BORDANTIX A. POWDER form.
DESCRITION
Preparation.- Obtained by solvent extraction of rosemary leaves with the subsequent removal of the solvent, separation of phases and drying.

Appearance.- Greenish powder.

Organoleptic Properties.- Very light characteristic odour of rosemary.

Solubility.- Dispersible in oil and insoluble in water.

Active compound range.- Minimum of 5% Carnosic Acid.

b.2) BORDANTIX A. LIQUID form.
DESCRITION
Preparation.- Obtained by solvent extraction of rosemary leaves with the subsequent removal of the solvent and addition of a carrier if needed or requested.

Appearance.- Greenish transparent liquid.

Organoleptic Properties.- Very light characteristic odour of rosemary.

Solubility.- Oil soluble and water soluble.

Active compound range.-

  • Oil Soluble.- Minimum of 1% Carnosic Acid.
  • Water Soluble.- Minimum of 1% Carnosic Acid.

INTERNATIONAL CODES
Classification.- 100% Natural product (E392 or rosemary extract for CLEAN LABEL.)
Brussel Tariff.- 13021970
CAS No.- 84604-14-8
FDA 21 CFR.- 182.20
FEMA-GRAS.- 2992
CoE.- List 1 nº 406

APPLICATIONS
a) Food
– Meat preparations (Sausages, meatballs, hamburgers, chorizos, salamis & similar, etc.)
– Fish preparations (canned Fresh Seafood, salted or dried seafood, refrigerated seafood, etc.)
– Condiment, gravies, dressings, marinades & sauces (spice blends, ketchup, BBQ, mayonnaise, sweet and sour, harissa, peanut butter etc.)
– Instant noodles and other pastas.
– Breadcrumbs, coats in batter, snacks, bakery, pastry and cereals.
– Powdered soups, canned soups other dairy products.
– Dairy products

b) Feed & Pet Food.- Fodder for any kind of animals (horses, bunnies, any kind of bird, cows, etc.)

c) Cosmetics.- Shampoos, soaps, lipsticks and other (as substitute of BHA and/or BHT)

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES*