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CHIA
Salvia Hispanica L.

Harmonized System Code: 1207.99
Chia is grown commercially for its seed, a food rich in Omega 3 fatty acids. Highly valued for its medicinal properties, nutritional value and energy-boosting power.


HEALTH BENEFITS:


  • High-antioxidant food.
  • Natural blood sugar balancer.
  • Helps lose weight due to its high level of fiber.

SOME USES:


  • Smoothies, milkshakes, yogurt.
  • Baked goods and desserts.
  • As an ingredient for salads.

SPECIFICATIONS:


Seed

Moisture <14%
Description Small, oval seeds
Particle size 1.5 – 2.0 mm
Color White and black/gray
Odor and taste Characteristic

NUTRITION FACTS (SERVING SIZE 100g):


Composition

Value

Energy

472 kcal

Protein

16.62 g

Carbohydrates

48.87 g

Fat

38 g

Fiber

22.40 g

Vitamin C

15.7 g

Vitamin A

36 g

Calcium

529 g


MICROBIOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS:


Assay

Specification

Aerobic Mesophiles count

<30,000 cfu/g

Combined mold and yeast count

<1,000 cfu/g

Escherichia Coli

<10

Salmonella Sp.

Absent

PACKAGING:


Seed

25 kilo paper bag


CERTIFICATIONS



PROCESSING FLOWCHART:



STORAGE CONDITIONS:

Sealed container, away from heat.


SHELF LIFE:

24 to 48 months, depending on storage.


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Calle Victoriano Castillo Velarde N° 125 Of. 201
Urbanización Los Jazmines
Miraflores, Lima – Perú

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