Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless) Minerals

Minerals in Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless)

Minerals are inorganic substances required in small amounts by the body for a variety of different functions. Minerals are involved in the formation of bones and teeth, they are essential constituents of body fluids and tissues, they are components of enzyme systems and they are involved in normal nerve function.

Some of the minerals found in Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless) are: Magnesium (760 mg), Calcium (504 mg) and Sodium (37 mg).


Nutrition Facts for 100g

Daily values based in a diet 2,000 kcal

Calcium

Calcium is a very important mineral in human metabolism, making up about 2% of an adult human’s body weight. In 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless), you can find 504 milligrams of calcium. It provides the 50% of the daily recommended value for the average adult.

504 mg

50%

daily value

Iron

The best known nutrition fact about iron is that meats and plant foods are rich in iron. More human health problems worldwide are caused by iron deficiency than by lack of any other nutrient. 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless) contains 13.35 milligrams of iron, that’s the 74% of the daily recommended value for an adult.

13.35 mg

74%

daily value

Potassium

Vegetables, especially green leafy varieties, are generally our richest sources of potassium. But this mineral can also be found in varying amounts in almost all foods. 1,869 milligrams of potassium can be found on every 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless), the 40% of the total daily recommended potassium intake.

1,869 mg

40%

daily value

Magnesium

Magnesium is a key mineral in human metabolism. In fact, magnesium is necessary for more than 300 chemical reactions in the human body. In 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless), you can find 760 milligrams of magnesium. It provides the 190% of the daily recommended value for the average adult.

760 mg

190%

daily value

Phosphorus

Phosphorus is the second most abundant inorganic element in the human body and is a port of many important compounds, including ribonucleic acid (RNA), deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and sugar phosphates. Phosphate helps to protect blood systemic acid-base balance, and acts as a transport mechanism for energy. 1,684 milligrams of phosphorus can be found on every 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless), the 168% of the total daily recommended phosphorus intake.

1,684 mg

168%

daily value

Sodium

Sodium is needed for muscle contractions, nerve transmissions, maintaining pH balance and hydration. Sodium also regulates the fluid outside of the cells and is needed to pump fluid into the cells as potassium carries by-products out. 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless) contains 37 milligrams of sodium, that’s the 2% of the daily recommended value for an adult.

37 mg

2%

daily value

Zinc

Zinc is used as a cofactor by a number of critical enzymes. In fact, more than 300 zinc-dependent enzymes are currently known. Even a mild dietary deficiency of zinc can have far-reaching health implications. 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless) contains 12.32 milligrams of zinc, that’s the 82% of the daily recommended value for an adult.

12.32 mg

82%

daily value

Manganese

A very low intake of manganese is associated with poor bone formation. This phenomenon is thought to be due to altered formation of the protein matrix that keeps minerals like calcium in place. 2.26 milligrams of manganese can be found on every 100 grams of Seeds, cottonseed meal, partially defatted (glandless), the 113% of the total daily recommended manganese intake.

2.26 mg

113%

daily value