One piece of dried fruit contains about the same amount of nutrients as the fresh fruit, but condensed in a much smaller package. dried fruit contains up to 3.5 times the fiber, vitamins and minerals of fresh fruit. Therefore, one serving can provide a large percentage of the daily recommended intake of many vitamins and minerals, such as folate .Polyphenol antioxidants are associated with health benefits such as improved blood flow, better digestive health, decreased oxidative damage and reduced risk of many diseases. Nuts are rich source of oils, Which contains essential omega 3 ,6 and 9 fatty acids having very important role in our life.
ITC Labs offers a variety of analyses as per FSSAI regulation including quality and contaminants tests to ensure that food products are consumable without any harmful effects. Quality parameters are immature seeds, shelled seeds, protein ,fat , carbohydrate, Ash, acidity, moisture, vitamins, fatty acid composition , essential amino acids, minerals , acidity of extracted fat, rancidity, peroxide value, acid value etc Testing parameters are adulterations, mycotoxins, migration testing (e.g. primary and secondary packaging), analysis of residues and contaminants, testing for pesticides , allergen testing (including gluten, peanut, groundnut and lactose ), Melamine, Cyanuric Acid and complete microbiological analysis such as hygiene-related bacteria and spoilage microorganisms. We test for organisms and indicator germs that include indicator organisms, pathogenic bacteria,their toxins and also offer process hygiene related tests to validate the processes of manufacturing, packaging of products.
Specific test of Amygadlin (vitamin B17) in bitter almond , apricot which is a cynogenic glycoside and poisonous on consumption.
With a wide variety of testing equipment, as well as experience in method development and working with complex matrices. We have an expert and dedicated work force for laboratory experiments and for the interpretation of analysis of above test with well equipped laboratory facility both at invivo and invitro levels. The most important part of our team is that it works strictly according to the regulatory guidelines.We offer High Quality Analytical Services viz.,