Acidulants

Citric Acid Monohydrate

Other name:2-hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid

Quality standard:BP98/E330

CAS NO.:5949-29-1

HS CODE:29181400

M.F.:C6H8O7(H2O)

Specification:8-16mesh, 8-40 mesh;8-80 mesh

Appearance:White crystalline powder

Description

Critric acid is made from starch by advanced biological technology,It is a white crystalline powder.It can exist either in anhydrous(water-free)from or monohydrate.The anhydrous from crystallizes from hot water,whereas the monohydrate forms when citric acid is crystallized form cold water.When heated  above 175'C, it decomposes through the loss of carbon dioxide and water.
Specifications:

Items Specification
Description
Colorless or white crystalline powder    
Solubility
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Identification
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Light Transmittance
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Clarity & color of solution                    
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Assay
99.5-100.5%
Water
7.5-9.5%
Sulphated ash
≤0.1%
Sulphate
≤150ppm
Oxalate
≤360ppm
Calcium /
Clarity Ethanol of Solution Conforms
Chlorides ≤30ppm
Sulphates ≤30ppm
Oxalate
≤360ppm
Calcium
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Heavy metals
≤10ppm
Iron /
Chloride
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Readily carbonisable substances
Not exceeding the standard
Bacterial endotoxins
≤0.5IU/mg
Aluminium
≤0.2ppm
As
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Mercury
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Lead
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Tridodecylamine
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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons               
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Usage:Citric acid is mainly used as an acidulant, flavorant and preservative in foods and beverages. It is also used as an antioxidant, plasticizer and detergent, builder. 

Packing:25kg per paper-plastic or kraft bag, 1x20fcl=25mt or 22mt with 20pallets.

Shelf life:3years

Storage:Store in a cool, dry, ventilated environment. 

Advantage on this item:produced by world class factory that is located in our city, price is good.

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A: no

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