Product Details

Phycocyanin Details

Product Name: Phycocyanin

Herb Source: Spirulina Platensis

Part Used: Whole Plant

Appearance: Blue Powder

Specification: 25%

Testing Method: HPLC

CAS#: 11016-15-2

Raw Material of Phycocyanin

What Is Phycocyanin ?

Spirulina is a blue-green algae that occurs naturally in freshwater and marine habitats. It has a long history as a food supplement in many countries. Spirulina contains chlorophyll and phy-cobilins, which absorb sunlight and have a role in photosynthesis. The phycobilins found in spirulina are phycocyanins, which are blue and, together with chlorophyll, its characteristic blue-green color. Phycocyanin is a natural edible food pigment, it is good at water solubility, non-toxic, pure blue, it also can be used as the cosmetic additive. It has bright color, contains rich protein and some essential amino-acid.

Functions and Benefits of Phycocyanin

1. Phycocyanin powder has powerful anti-inflammatory properties.

2. Phycocyanin powder has the function of anticancer and antitumour.

3. Phycocyanin powder is a powerful anti-oxidant radical, scavenge free radical and protect cells against DNA damage.

4. Phycocyanin powder has the effect of anti-cancer, promoting cell regeneration.

5. Phycocyanin can protect ovary.

6. Phycocyanin can promote the protein synthesis of elastin in body.

Applications of Phycocyanin

1. Applied in food field as raw material, phycocyanin is natural food pigment.

2. Applied in pharmaceutical field as raw material, phycocyanin is various forms existed, such as tablets, capsules and powder, these can prevent various of diseases.

3. Applied in cosmetic field as additive, phycocyanin is able to nourish and cure the skin.

4. Phycocyanin can be applied in health care product field as raw material.

Package & Storage

1. 1-5kg with double plastic container inside/aluminum foil bag outside. 10kg with double plastic container inside/carton outside. 25kg with double plastic container inside/fiber drum outside or it is at your option.

2. Stored in a cool & dry well-closed container, keep away from moisture and strong light/heat.

3. Shelf Life: Two years under well storage situation.


Transport & Payment

1. Small package sent by EMS, UPS, FedEx, DHL, etc.


2. Cargo sent by Air or By Sea is all available.

Shipping Terms

3. Payment available for Western Union, T/T, Paypal, etc.

Our Advantages

1. Plant extraction manufactory with factory covers an area of 35000 square maters.

2. Meet your special demand of product specification and demands on capsules, softgels, tablets and powder blendings.


3. Certificates: ISO9001, Kosher, Halal, ISO9001, HACCP, QS, NOP and Chinese Health Food GMP, etc.


4. Our purpose: provide you product with best quality, excellent service and prompt delivery with over 15 years' production and research experiences in high quality natural ingredients.

5. Rich experiences on export business; the products and services have been widely accepted by clients of USA, Europe and Australia, etc.


Our Exhibitions

Every year, our team attends many industry related exhibitions around the world, such as CPHI in Shanghai, China and Spain, Vitafood in Switzerland, Engredea/NPEW in the USA, etc.展会图片 (2)


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