Chlorophyll A And Chlorophyll B
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Chlorophyll A And Chlorophyll B

Product name: Chlorophyll a
Appearance: Green to Black Semi-Solid
Molecular formula: C55H72MgN4O5
Molecular weight: 893.49
CAS NO.: 479-61-8
Storage conditions: 2-8°C
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Chlorophyll A And Chlorophyll B description

Chlorophyll a is an important pigment contained in a variety of pigments of phytoplankton. In phytoplankton, it accounts for 1% [kg-1.3mm] to 2% of the dry weight of organic matter, which is an indicator for estimating primary productivity and biomass, and it is also a necessary measurement item for red tide monitoring. Chlorophyll a can be used in food processing industry and cosmetics industry.

Chlorophyll A And Chlorophyll B function and application

1. Chlorophyll a can be used as edible green pigment. It is used for cakes, beverages, liqueurs, etc. In fact, plant leaves or dry powder are often used directly. For example, tea powder, Artemisia argyi, spinach, Chlorella, etc.

2. Chlorophyll a is used for coloring soap, mineral oil, wax and essential oil.

3. Derivatives of chlorophyll or chlorophyllin, such as copper chlorophyllin, sodium iron chlorophyllin, sodium copper chlorophyllin, are used as colorants and deodorizers in food, candy, beverages, toothpaste, etc.


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