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Citric acid monohydrate

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Product Description

PRODUCT

Citric acid monohydrate

CAS #

5949-29-1

SYNONYM

Citric acid hydrous; Hydrous citric acid; 2-Hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid monohydrate

FORMULA

HOC(COOH)(CH2COOH)2 · H2O

Product Specifications

APPEARANCE

Colorless / white / almost white powder

SOLUBILITY

Very soluble in water, freely soluble in ethanol, sparingly soluble in ether

TASTE

Strong acidic taste

ODOR

Typical, practically odorless

CLARITY OF SOLUTION

Conforms

ASSAY

99.7 - 100.3 %

READILY CARBONIZABLE SUBSTANCES

Conforms

CALCIUM

No more than 30 mg/kg

HEAVY METALS

No more than 5 mg/kg

IRON

No more than 3 mg/kg

ARSENIC

No more than 1 mg/kg

LEAD

No more than 0.5 mg/kg

MERCURY

No more than 0,5 mg/kg

CHLORIDE

No more than 5 mg/kg

RESIDUE ON IGNITION

No more than 0.05%

SULFATED ASH

No more than 0.05%

FILTRATION TEST

No more than 40 mg/kg (weight test, 0.2 um)

PARTICLES > MESH 25 (0.71 MM)

No more than 10%

PARTICLES < 0.20 MM

No more than 10%

PARTICLES < MESH 100 (0.150 MM)

No more than 10%

IDENTIFICATION

Conforms

APPEARANCE OF SOLUTION

Conforms

WATER

7.5 - 8.8 %

OXALATE

No more than 100 mg/kg

SULFATE

No more than 100 mg/kg

PARTICLES > 0.63 MM

No more than 10%

CHEMICAL STRUCTURE

Citric acid monohydrate distributor CAS: 5949-29-1 HOC(COOH)(CH2COOH)2 · H2O chemical structure

MOLECULAR WEIGHT

210.14

COLOR

white or colorless crystal or powder

SLIGHTLY SOLUBLE

in ether

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