Product Specifications

PRODUCT SPECIFICATION / SPECIFICATION CODE: RRR-120 STANDARD

PRODUCT: NTS/SELMA PETE RAISINS OIL-COATED

CRITICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

1.     Moisture %: 16-18% (Determined using the DFA Moisture Meter

2.     Oil Coating:    Per Customer Specification: Available Oils Include
Sunflower oil or Non-Hydrogenated Palm oil

3.    General Defects:

3.1 Stems: 1 per 96 oz. (6 lb.) sample average

3.2 Capstems: 15 per one lb. sample average

3.3 Sugared: 5% by weight maximum – Grade A

3.4 Damaged: 3% by weight maximum – Grade B

3.5 Moldy: 3% by weight maximum – Grade B

3.6 Substandard and Undeveloped: 1.5% by weight maximum – Grade B

3.7 Grit, Sand, and Silt: None of any consequence may be present that affects the appearance or edibility of the product

4.  Maturity:    Over 70% by weight

5.  Packaging:    In 12.5-kg net weight cases containing blue poly-liner, sealed
with blue tape

6.  Shelf Life:     18 Months stored in a cool (less than 75°F) dry (less than
65% RH) place. This product does not need to be refrigerated.

7.  GMO:     All raisins are 100% guaranteed not genetically modified.

8.  Allergens:     None.  See Allergen Certification under Information

9. Origin:     All raisins are 100% grown and processed in the USA.

10. Ingredients:  

99% – 99.5% dried grapes

1% – 0.5% sunflower oil

11. Microbiological and chemical properties:

Aerobic Plate Count (Mesophiles):       10,000/gm Maximum

E.Coli (Present/Absent):             Negative

Salmonella:     Negative / 25 gram

Ochratoxin:      10/ppb Maximum

Aflatoxin:         < 4 ppB total

Yeast:           10,000/gm Maximum

Mold:           10,000/gm Maximum

 

Date: 10/15/2015