The shrimp protein powder is made from the whole shell and head of shrimp and then dried and finally grounded. Shrimp protein powder have a high protein content as well as other nutrients and is low in saturated fat.
Shrimp´s shell also have a hidden benefit that is never seen on the Nutrition Facts: glucosamine.
This is a protein that naturally occurs in human joints, cartilage, and connective tissue, and is very important in our diet as an ingredient to keep joints in good health.
100% Shrimp Shell (Litopenaeus vannamei) (Penaeus indicus)
• Source of protein
Shrimp shells are an extremely good source of protein.
• Source of essential human requirements of amino acids
The amino acids profile of the dried shrimp shell is abundant in glutamic amino acid as well and also aspartic acid, phenylalanine, lysine and arginine are the predominant amino
acids in the protein fraction.
• Fatty acid composition
Low in fat and saturated fat.
• Source of minerals
High level of minerals especially calcium, phosphorus, sodium and zinc.
Storage and Handling
It contains shellfish.