For the marigold is a marigold, annual herb. Origin in Mexico, currently in China's Heilongjiang, Jilin, Inner Mongolia, Shanxi, Yunnan and other places have large-scale cultivation. We produce all raw materials used in marigold planting base from Yunnan. Endemic soil and light conditions, making Marigold with fast growth, long flowering period, high yield and good quality, ensure a steady supply of raw materials, production of high yield, low production costs.
Product Name：Marigold Extract Powder
Latin name：Tagetes erecta L
Part Used ：Flower
Active Ingredient：Lutein, zeaxanthin, Xanthophyll
Specification：Lutein 5% -90% , zeaxanthin 5-60%, Xanthophyll 5-60%
Test Method ：HPLC /UV
Appearance ：Orange to Brown Fine powder ( Depends on the specification)
CAS No.：127-40-2(Lutein ),144-68-3( zeaxanthin )
(1). Lutein can protect our eyesight, with the function of delaying eye's ageing;
(2). Lutein has the antioxidant effect, reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease and cancer;
(3). Lutein can postpone early atherosclerosis process ;
(4). Lutein has effect of inhibiting cancer, such as breast cancer, prostate cancer and colorectal cancer.
(1). Applied in food field, as a kind of natural colorant, adding shine for goods;
(2). Applied in health product field, lutein can replenishes nourients for eyes, and protecting the retina;
(3). Applied in cosmetics field, lutein is used to reduce age pigment of people.