Sugar ICUMSA 150

In recent decades, Brazil has been among the largest sugar exporters and as one of the largest sugar cane producers in the world and, consequently, one of the main sugar producers, responsible for approximately 48% of the world exports of this commodity.

Brazilian sugar importers seek, among other qualities, Icumsa 150 sugar, the English acronym Icumsa (International Commission for Uniform Methods of Sugar Analysis) determines the purity and degree of whiteness, the greater the number linked to Icumsa, the less refined. For example, brown sugar, known on the market as brown sugar, is rated Icumsa 800 to 1600.


Sugar: White refined cane sugar Icumsa 150
Polarization: 99.70% degrees min
Ash by electrical conduct: 0.08% max (on dry weight basis)
Ash content: 0.04 max
Moisture: 0.08% max Icumsa (International
Commission for Uniform Methods of Sugar Analysis): 150 RBU max, Brazil S.G.S. scale.
Method n°.: 4-1978

Solubility: 100% dry and free flowing
Color: Crystal white
Radiation within: Within internationally accepted limits
Granulation: Fine white crystals to medium

Magnetic particles: 4 mp/k
So2: 15 mg/kg
Sulphor dioxide: 20 mg/kg min
Sediments: none
Smell: typical and specific for sugar
Reducing sugar: 0.05% max by weight
Npn staph aureus: not detected in 1 gram
Maximum AS: 5 p. p. m.
Maximum PS: 2 p. p. m.

Maximum CU: 3 p. p. m.
Substance: solid crystal

Tolerance: 5% (+/-)
Microbiological: Pathogenic bacteria incl. Salmonella per 1 g: NIL
Fit: for human consumption
Crop: Current
Shelf life:2 years
Pesticide traces:
DDT: 0.005 mg/Kg
Photoxin: 0.01mg/Kg
Hexachloran Gamma Isomer: 0.005 mg/Kg
Phytosanitary Certificate: No radiation, no virus, no insect parts, no rodent excrements, no husks, no poisonous matter.

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