Analytical Data – Chase SM6 Seaweed Extract

Aqueous extract of seaweed containing no less than
30% w/v soluble seaweed solids

 Production Method

Aqueous process using no chemicals to extract the active ingredients from seaweed :

Seaweed Ascophyllum nodosum predominantly,
with Laminaria sp., Fucus sp.
Pure soluble seaweed solids >30% w/v
pH 4.0 – 4.8 Ideal for plant uptake
Specific Gravity 1.125 – 1.165


 Example betaine analysis* Glycine betaine
Amino butyric acid betaine
Amino valeric acid betaine
*using H N M R spectroscopic method
196 mg/litre
109 mg/litre
35 mg/litre
Example betaine analysis using
micro biological method+
Glycine betaine equivalent
+Le Rudelier and Valentine 1982
 400 mg/litre

Elemental Analysis

As this is an organic product with no added nutrients, it is not possible to quote a guaranteed analysis. However a “typical” analysis for Chase SM6 is as follows :

Organic Matter 15%
Soluble Seaweed solids > 30%
Alginic Acid 5-10%
Mannitol 2-4%
Nitrogen 0.1-0.2%
Phosphorus 0.01%
Potassium 0.5-1.0%
Magnesium 100ppm
Manganese 50ppm
Iron 100ppm
Copper 8 ppm
Zinc 5 ppm


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