Shrimp (Pandalus borealis), otherwise referred to as the northern prawn is sourced from the north Atlantic (FAO area 27). Material is then ground, cooked, dried and micro milled. 7411 shrimp powder is a pink to orange coloured powder and offers a characteristic shellfish taste when dissolved in water. 7411 shrimp powder is very fine, comprising of a 95% particle size of <106µm.
7411 shrimp powder comprises of 60-62% crude protein and 12-13% crude lipid (fat). However, much like most other marine resources, may be subject to negligible variation in nutritional profile, the range of which is in the accompanied full product specification. Supplied in 10KG bags, 7411 shrimp powder has a best before shelf life of 15 months from production when kept in cool dry conditions.
Shrimp and shrimpshell products have been used in a range of commercial aquafeed applications to for partial supplementation of fishmeal or where a species requires the dietary inclusion of specific raw materials. Examples of success with these species include the African catfish (Calarias gariepinus) and ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta).
In production of 7411 shrimp powder, raw materials undergo processing in a manner that preserves the nutritional qualities and sensory characteristics of shrimp. These include the flavour and crude protein content. whilst providing an extended shelf life and re-assured food safety.
With regards to fish and shellfish allergy and hypersensitivity, HACCP principals should be applied to prevent allergy risk and due to the nature and origin of the powder. Careful handling to prevent direct inhalation should be undertaken to prevent potential irritation as these products are not intended for consumption in concentrate dry powder form.
7411 shrimp powder is packaged in a hermetically sealed container and conforms to EC regulations 178/2002 and 852/2004 and does not contain any GM ingredients or processing aids under EC regulations 1829/2003 and 1830/2003
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