Blue mussel (Mytilus edulis) is sourced from the north Atlantic (FAO area 27). Mussels are then cooked, dried and micro milled. Offering a distinctive odour and taste typical of marine bivalve molluscs, 7485 mussel powder ranges from a dark green to a brown dark coloured powder with seasonal variance, however taste will remain consistent. 7485 mussel powder is very fine, comprising of a 95% particle size of <106µm.
7485 mussel powder typically comprises of 74% crude protein and 10% 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 product specification including amino acid profile. Supplied in either 10KG or 2KG quantities, 7485 mussel powder has a best before shelf life of 12 months from production when kept in cool dry conditions.
In production of 7485 mussel powder, raw materials undergo processing in a manner that preserves the nutritional qualities and sensory characteristics of cooked mussel. These include the flavour and odour, 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.
7485 Mussel 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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