Milk Thistle Extract – Silymarin is one of the popular food additives and ingredients in most countries, As a professional Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane(MSM) supplier and manufacturer, Foodchem International Corporation has been supplying and exporting Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane(MSM) from China for almost 15 years, please be assured to buy Mono Propylene Glycol at Foodchem. Any inquiries and problems please feel free to send emails to us via, we will reply you within 1 working day.

Milk Thistle Extract – Silymarin

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  • Qty in 20' FCL 7MT
  • Min. Order 100KG
  • Packaging 25kg/bags
Milk Thistle Extract – Silymarin


Silybummarianum has other common names include cardus marianus, milk thistle,blessed milk thistle, Marian Thistle, Mary Thistle, Saint Mary's Thistle,Mediterranean milk thistle, variegated thistle and Scotch thistle. This species is an annual orbiannual plant of the Asteraceae family. This fairly typical thistle has red topurple flowers and shiny pale green leaves with white veins. Originally anative of Southern Europe through to Asia, itis now found throughout the world. The medicinal parts of the plant are theripe seeds.

Milkthistle has also been known to be used as food. Around the 16th century themilk thistle became quite popular and almost all parts of it were eaten. Theroots can be eaten raw or boiled and buttered or par-boiled and roasted. Theyoung shoots in spring can be cut down to the root and boiled and buttered. Thespiny bracts on the flower head were eaten in the past like globe artichoke,and the stems (after peeling) can be soaked overnight to remove bitterness andthen stewed. The leaves can be trimmed of prickles and boiled and make a goodspinach substitute or they can also be added raw to salads.


Appearance Yellow to Yellowish-Brown Powder
Odor Characteristic
Taste Characteristic
Particle size 95% pass through 80 mesh sieve
Loss on drying(3h at 105℃) <5%
Ash <5%
Acetone <5000ppm
Total Heavy Metals <20ppm
Lead <2ppm
Arsenic <2ppm
Silymarin(by UV) >80%(UV)
Silybin&Isosilybin >30%(HPLC)
Total bacterial count Max.1000cfu/g
Yeast & Mould Max.100cfu /g
Escherichia coli presence Negative
Salmonella Negative



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Different products have different MOQ, for Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane(MSM), the MOQ is 500kg.

4, What is the price of Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane(MSM)?

Foodchem is a famous supplier and manufacturer of Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane(MSM) in China, and has been corporate with many Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane(MSM) suppliers for several years, we can provide you with cost-effective Methyl-Sulfonyl-Methane(MSM).

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