050-000-248 Astaxanthin

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Product Name: Astaxanthin
CAS No.: 472-61-7
Purity: 1-10%



Description of Astaxanthin

Astaxanthin is widely found in nature, such as most crustaceans and carps, with leaves, flowers, fruit, and flamingo feathers. Astaxanthin has a variety of physiological effects, such as anti-oxidation, anti-tumor, cancer prevention, immunity enhancement, and vision improvement.

Astaxanthin is a carotenoid nutrient and best known for its strongest antioxidant in the natural world, astaxanthin is always linked with protecting the cell membrane and enhancing the general well being. Its antioxidant capacity is 500 times stronger than Vitamin E, 10 times stronger than beta-carotene and 7 times stronger than lycopene. Astaxanthin is naturally derived from Haematococcus Pluvialis microalgae, cultivated in an enclosed photo-bioreactors, with higher purity and consistency.

Chemical properties of Astaxanthin

Chemical Formula C40H52O4
Molecular Weight 596.84
Appearance crimson powder
Package 1 kg/pack or customized
Solubility Soluble in organic solvents such as chloroform, acetone and carbon disulfide
Storage Stored in cool & dry places in room temperature, protected from direct sunlight and heat.

Application of Astaxanthin

·Because astaxanthin has the anti-oxidation effect, it can be used in cosmetics.
·Raw materials of eye center health, energy, and functional food products
·Fish food additive

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by CRAIG A. on Astaxanthin

I noticed the improvement in my eyes and cardio with Astaxanthin.