Pre-Feasibility of the establishment Vitamin A (Retinol Palmitate) Industry In Indonesia

Rizki Wahyuniardi, Ds and Tjutju Tarliah.D, DS and Yusep Ikrawan, DS and Tantan Widiantara, DS (2017) Pre-Feasibility of the establishment Vitamin A (Retinol Palmitate) Industry In Indonesia. Rasayan J. Chem, 10 (1). pp. 99-110. ISSN 0974-1496

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The Government regard to the Ministry of health andMinistry of industry make policy in order to prevent an increase in vitamin A deficiency sufferers in Indonesia. The policy made in the Ministerial RegulationNo. 87/2013 about SNI mandatory of Palm cooking oil with vitamin A (fortification). The problem is the whole vitamin A circulating domestically is imported products. Withthe enactment of this policy, then the needs of vitamin A in the country will be very large. Theoretically, Vitamin A can be generated from the content of certain commodities contained vegetable or animal sources available in the country. Until now, there has been no research that explains the availability of animal or vegetable sources as the industrial raw material of Vitamin A. Research shows that availability of animal and vegetable raw materials in Indonesia to support its industry is not sufficient. Delivered also alternative sources of raw materials that can be used as raw material for the manufacture of Vitamin A as Palm cooking oil. In addition, the results of the analysis of the economic establishment of techno-economicindustries Vitamin A in Indonesia using Benefit Cost Ratio, showing that this plan is worthy of particular consideration. Keywords: fortification, palm oil, techno-economic, Vitamin A. © RASĀYAN. All rights reserved

Item Type: Article
Subjects: JOURNAL
Divisions: Fakultas Teknik > Teknik Industri 2017
Depositing User: Irwan Kustiawan
Date Deposited: 18 Aug 2017 04:06
Last Modified: 18 Aug 2017 06:28

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