Multi-micronutrient Powders for children aged 6-24 months - BP-5
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BP-5 Compact Food is a concentrated compressed food. BP-5 Compact Food can be eaten directly from the package as a biscuit, or eaten as porridge. To make the biscuit into porridge add 200 mL of water to each meal pack, consisting of two BP-5 Compact Food tablets (2x28g).
Each package of BP-5 contains Vitamin B1, B2, niacin, B6, B12, C, A, D, E, Folic acid, Ca-D-pantothenate and biotin, calcium, magnesium, iron, phosphorus, zinc and iodine. BP-5 contains 10mg of iron as ferrous fumarate. BP-5 gives 455 kcal per 100g of product.
|Vitamin B1||0.52 mg|
|Vitamin B2||0.52 mg|
|Vitamin B6||0.87 mg|
|Vitamin B12||1.3 mcg|
|Vitamin C||40 mg|
|Vitamin A||1567 IU|
|Vitamin D||172 IU|
|Vitamin E||3.5 mg|
|Folic Acid||130 mcg|
|Pantothenic Acid||2.2 mg|
BP-5 has a 5-year shelf life. The product is packed under high vacuum in an air and watertight aluminum tri-ply laminate bag. Because of the compact protective packaging and the versatility with regard to use, BP-5 is suitable for stock storage.
BP-5 costs Euros 1.52 per 500 g box containing nine bars.
Product Shipping Information
Each box of nine BP-5 bars is packaged into a polyethylene-coated carton of 24 boxes weighing 13.6 kg. Fifty-five cartons are put on a 1.17 m3 (1.22m*0.79m*1.21m) pallet for shipping. Shipments can also come as a 20' container containing 1500 cartons and weighing 20.4 MT.
Compact AS in Norway produces BP-5.
BP-5 is available though UNICEF Supply Division and from the producers. Compact AS has storage facilities in many different countries in Africa and Europe and can have next day delivery to most points through air shipment. For sea shipments to Africa, Asia and South America up to six weeks should be allowed for delivery.
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Production Contact Information
Telephone: +47 56 30 35 00
Fax: +47 56 30 35 40