Papayas (also known as Carica Papaya or Pawpaws) are fruits native to Mexico and the Caribbean, and are grown in tropical climates. They are mainly consumed, but also have medicinal benefits, such as reducing the risk or heart disease, diabetes, and cancer.
Country of Origin: China
Characteristic Typical Analysis
- Description: Light yellow fine powder
- Particle Size: NLT 95% through 80 mesh
- Loss on Drying: NMT 10%
- Bulk Density: Between 30-70g/100ml
- Lead: NMT 2ppm
- Arsenic: NMT 2ppm
- Cadmium: NMT 1ppm
- Mercury: NMT 1ppm
Storage: Store in tight, light-resistant containers, avoid exposure to direct sunlight, moisture and excessive heat.