DESCRIPTION: Colorless or white crystalline powder GENERAL CHARACTERISTIC: Molecular Formula: C6H8O7@H2O Molecular Weight: 210.14
APPLICATION: Citric acid monohydrate is mainly used as an acidulating, flavoring and preservative in foods and beverages. It is also used as an antioxidant, plasticizer and detergent builder.
PACKAGE: The packing of Citric acid monohydrate includes 25kg net, 500kg net and 1000kg net per bag with or without pallet.
STORAGE: Kept in a light-proof, well-closed, dry and cool place.
STANDARD SPECIFICATIONS: BP93, BP98, USP2003, USP24, USP26, E330 Specificity: According to BP98 Tests Specifications Characteristics White crystals Clarity and colour of solution Conforming with test Assay 99.5%-101.0% Water 1.0% max Sulphate 150ppm max Readily carbonisable substances Conforming with test Barium Conforming with test Calcium 200ppm max Lead(PB) 0.5ppm max Iron 50ppm max Chloride 50ppm max Oxalate 100ppm max Sulphated ash 0.05% max Tridodecylamine 0.1ppm max Arsenic 3ppm max Arganic volatile impurities Conforming with test Bacterial endotoxins 0.5 I. U. /mg max Mercury 1ppm max Aluminum 0.2ppm max