Organic Kelp Information

Thorvin is the finest certified organic kelp available. Independent inspection verifies that the site meets organic production standards requiring a clean environment, sustainability and protection of biodiversity. The organic guarantee is a way to protect our ocean’s nurseries – seaweed beds.

Thorverk hf., Thorvin’s harvester, is inspected and certified by TÚN, Iceland’s EU accredited certifier, and by Quality Assurance International (QAI), a USDA accredited certifier for the National Organic Program (NOP).

Thorvin formulations for agricultural uses are also OMRI Listed (Organic Materials Review Institute) for use in organic production.
 

 

 

Thorvin
Certified Organic
Ascophyllum nodosum
Typical Analysis

Ingredients:  Certified Organic dried marine algae sea vegetation, species Ascophyllum nodosum, a product of Iceland.

General (Average %)

Moisture 09.0
Crude Protein 08.5
Crude Fiber

04.0

Total Ash (minerals)

29.0

Fat

02.0

Carbohydrates (nitrogen free extracts)

47.5

Total

100.0

Major Elements

Ca Calcium 2.1%
Cl Chlorine

6.5%

K Potassium 2.7%
Mg Magnesium 0.85%
N Nitrogen

1.4%

Na Sodium 4.0%
P   Phosphorus 0.3%
S Sulphur 2.8%

Minor Elements  (parts per million – ppm)

Al Aluminum

289

As Arsenic (FCC)

<3

B Boron 98
Cd Cadmium 1
Co Cobalt   4
Cr Chromium

0.8

Cu Copper  4
Fe  Iron

622

Hg Mercury 0.4
Iodine   

780

Mn Manganese

60

Mo Molybdenum 2
Pb  Lead <5
Se Selenium

0.3

Sn Tin

6.5

Zn   Zinc 12

Vitamins

A Retinol 390

ppb

B2 Riboflavine 4.9 ppm
B3 Niacin 182.6          ppm
C Ascorbic Acid 375

ppm

D Cholcalciferol 150 ppb
E Alphatocopherol 110 ppm

Amino Acids
(% of total Amino Acids)

Alanine       5.52 Lysine

4.24

Arginine 5.47 Methionine 1.07
Aspartic Acid 9.88 Phenylalanine 3.54
Cystine 1.49 Proline 3.71
Glycine 5.70 Serine

4.92

Glutamic Acid 12.03 Threonine

4.60

Histidine 1.29 Tryptophan 1.68
Iisoleucine 3.26 Tyrosine

3.52

Leucine 5.63 Valine 3.51

Thorvin Kelp is a 100% natural organic marine algae product.  Therefore, a specific laboratory analysis may vary from the typical analysis due to naturally occurring fluctuations in the sea plant.  The information presented above is believed to be accurate and reliable.  However, Thorvin Kelp, USA makes no warranty, either express or implied, and assumes no liability for this information and the product described herein.  These are averages and are not guaranteed as conditions of sale.

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