ORIGIN AND CHARACTERISTICS

PROTEX PTS is a textured vegetable protein with high quality, and high nutritive value, obtained from defatted soybean meal by thermoplastic extrusion.

USE

PROTEX PTS was specially developed to be applied as extender of meat or as a source of protein, keeping the texture, aspect and flavor of food where it is used. – In powder form for fine mass (sausages, etc); – In granulate form for products medium and large crushed (hamburgers, meat ball, etc).

PROPERTIES

Color: Natural and caramel colors
Aspect: Fine Powder
Taste: Characteristic

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Approx. Composition in 100g of Product

Protein: 50,0 g
Moisture: 8,0 g
Lipids: 2,0 g
Carbohydrates: 16,0 g
Dietary fiber: 18,0 g

Ash: max. 6,5 g
Calories: 282 kcal

MICROBIOLOGICAL STANDARDS

Total Plate Count: max. 5,0x 10⁴ CFU/g
Total Coliforms: max. 50 MPN/g
Fecal Coliforms: max. 10 MPN/g
Bacillus cereus: max. 5,0 x 10² CFU/g
Salmonella: not present in 25 g

Yeasts and Moulds: max. 1,0 x 10³ CFU/g

PROPERTIES

Color:
PTS FN, MN, MN-P8, GN: Natura
PTS FC, MC MC-P8, GC: Caramel
Aspect: Fine Powder or Granulate
Taste: Characteristic

PTS FN, FE, FC: Retained #100 max. 10%
                                           
#7 50-70%
                                            #32 min. 90%
PTS MN-P8, ME-P8, MC-P8: Retained #8 min. 2%
                                            #32 min. 60%
                                            #100 min. 94%
PTS GN, GE, GC: Retained #4 max. 40%
                                              #7 min. 80%

HYDRATION CARACTERISTIC

In the rehydration, PROTEX PTS is able to absorb and retain, at least, 3 times its weight in water.

Products NON-GMO (Directive 2001/18 EC, TRESHOLD for Accidental or Technically in avoidable Contamination Max 0, 9%)

 

PACKAGE

PROTEX PTS is packaged in a multi wall Kraft paper bag, internally covered by a polyethylene bag, with 20kg, 25kg or 30 kg net weight, depending on grain size.

STORAGE

PROTEX PTS shall be stocked in its original package, on pallets in a dry and fresh place, free of insects and rodents. Keep the package closed in a correct way while it is not in use.

SHELF LIFE

12 (twelve) months