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This product shall comply with the requirements of the 1990 Food Safety Act, and other pertinent
legislation to ensure the Legality, Safety and Quality of the product
PRODUCT:                         Flaked Almonds
PRODUCT CODE:                    NU040
DESCRIPTION:                     Almonds - blanched and sliced from natural whole and broken almonds.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:               Spain or USA
PACKAGING:                       Polythene liner inside a cardboard carton
STORAGE CONDITIONS:              Store in cool, dry, hygienic conditions
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL                                  Metal Detection: 2-3mm Fe & Non Fe
PARAMETERS:                                                           Minimum                     Maximum
                                                        Regular Size: 1.09mm                      1.29mm
                                                        Whole Count: 80%                          100%
                                                    Serious Damage: 0%                            3%
                                                        Discoloured: 0%                           1%
                                                              Skins: 0%                           1%
                                    Foreign Material (pieces/100lb): 0%                           1%
                                                       Metal/Glass: Absent                        Absent
                                                           Aflatoxin: Nil                         2 ppb
                                                      Peroxide Value: Nil                         5 meg/kg
                                                     Free Fatty Acid: Nil                         1%


MICROBIOLOGICAL                                 Aerobic Plate Count: Absent                       5,000/g
ANALYSIS:                                                     E.Coli: Absent                      Absent
                                                          Coliforms: Absent                       50/g
                                                 Yeasts and Moulds: Absent                        500/g
                                                          S.Aureus: Absent                        Absent
                                                          Salmonella: Absent                      Absent
NUTRITIONAL INFO:                                        Typical Values per 100g
                                                      Energy (kcal): 598
                                                       Energy (kJ): 2503
                                                          Protein: 18.7%
                                                    Carbohydrates: 9.0%
                                                               Fibre: 9.8%
                                                     Total Lipid Fat: 54.1%
                                                                Ash: 2.9%
                                                             Source: Supplier




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                                                                     Almonds Flaked - NU040 (P140) sIGNED.doc
ORGANOLEPTIC                               Texture: Firm, crisp, not oily
PROPERTIES:                                 Colour: Uniform creamy white to tan
                                           Flavour: Characteristic, free from rancidity,
                                                    taints, unwholesome flavours and
                                                    odours
INGREDIENTS:    Almonds (100%)
SHELF LIFE:     12 months from production if stored in correct conditions
LAST UPDATED:   May 2007
REFERENCE NO:   P140




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