Flax Lignans

Organic and Conventional, Food-Grade, Kosher.

Heartland’s Concentrated Broad Spectrum Lignans contain only pure flax hulls which have been mechanically separated from the flax seed.  The resulting product contains 7-10 times the amount of SDG lignans* per gram in comparison to milled flax seed.   *Secoisolariciresinol diglucoside lignan – active phytonutrient found in flax.

Raw Material Compliance Information:

A. Ingredient Description: 99.9% or better, pure flax hulls
B. Raw Flax Flavor.
C. This product is not irradiated.
D. This product contains no components from an animal source.
E. Products are produced under the jurisdiction of the FDA and are listed in
the CFR-Title 21 subchapter B as “Food for Human Consumption” and
are, therefore, classified as non-hazardous materials. As a result, these
products are exempt from the 29 CFR 1910.1200 OSHA Hazardous
Communication Standard; Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) are not
required.
F. This product is not grown from genetically altered plant material.
 

Storage and Shelf Life:
This product  has a 36 month shelf life when  stored at dry ambient temperatures between 0 degrees F and 95 degrees F.

Product Characteristics:

  • Sensory: Color – Brown, Light Brown, Golden, tan or brown
  • Texture: Powder, 14 mesh or finer
  • Odor: Nutty, flax odor; no off odors

Chemical Analysis

  Min % Max % Typical
Moisture 3 10 6
Protein 30 40 35
Fiber 30 50 40
Carbs 30 50 40
Fat 15 30 20
Omega-3 8 16 11
Omega-6 2 4 3
Omega-9 2 5 3.5


Nutritional Information (Per 100 grams)


Energy 390 kcal Protein 35.0gr
Total Fat 20gr Ash 4.0gr
Carbohydrate 40gr Fiber 40gr
Sugars <1gr SDG Lignan >4.0gr

 

Minerals (Per 100 grams)

Calcium 198mg Potassium 725mg
Iron 8mg Phosphorous 662mg
Magnesium 362mg Sodium 34mg
Zinc 4.17mg Copper 1.04mg

Vitamins (Per 100 grams)

Vitamin C 1.3mg Thiamin .17mg
Riboflavin .16mg Niacin 1.4mg