Sepiolite E-562 Animal Feed Additive

SEPRO-B (60-100) & SPRO-K (≤ 100)

Animal Feed Additive (E-562)

 

This product complies with the conditions set by the Regulation (EC) 1831/2003 on additives for use in animal nutrition, being included in the category of technological additives, with code E-562.

 

MINERALOGICAL COMPOSITION:      

SEPIOLITE: 90% (MIN 85%) (ASBESTOS FREE)

ASSOCIATED MINERALS = MAX 15%

 

NAME SiO2 Al2O3 Fe2O3 TiO2 CaO MgO MnO Na2O2 K2O P2O5 SO3 LOI
??% 48.3 0.5 0.2 0.05 5.1 24.7 0.05 0.05 0.05 <0.1 <1 19.35

 

AREA OF APPLICATION:

Animal Feed Additive (E-562)

 

SPECIFICATION OF SEPIOLITE:           

Particul Size SEPRO-B (60-100):      

> 250 Micron = Max 10%

150-250 Micron = Min %85

< 150 Micron = Max 5%

Particul Size SEPRO-K (≤ 100):        

> 150 Micron = Max 10%

75-150 Micron = Min %85

< 75 Micron = Max 5%

Moisture: 8-12%

Package: 20 kgs Paperbags

Water Absorption: 200% (Min 120%)

Color: Brown

Bulk Density: (G/L): 650 g/l +-60

pH Value: 8.7

Mohs Hardness: < 2.5

UNDESIRABLE SUBSTANCES:                                                   

            Lead                : < 30 mg/kg

Cadmium**     : < 2 mg/kg

Dioxins (PCDD + PCDF): < 0.5 ng WHO-PCDD/F-TEQ / kg

PCBs (DIOXINE LIKE): < 0.5 ng WHO-PCB-TEQ / kg                                                    

** Extraction performed in nitric acid (5% w/w) for 30 minutes at boiling temperature.

RECOMMODOTION OF USE & DOSAGES:

It is recommended to add a maximum of 2% (20 kg/Mt) of SEPRO-B (60-100) in the feed mixer after fat addition, with a generous amount of moisture.