Ferric Ammonium Citrate Red (BP 73) Powder

Jost Code 2392
Ferric Ammonium Citrate can be used as a nutritional supplement. Iron has a vital function in combining with protein and copper to make hemoglobin. Iron also prevents fatigue and promotes good skin tone. Product specifications, MSDS’s and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Data

Chemical Description A complex salt of undetermined structure, composed of iron, ammonia and citric acid.  
CAS Number



Nutritional Supplement

Description Dark red to red-brown color  

50 kg / 110 lb. drums; 25 kilogram packs EU only. Store in light resistant containers.

Storage Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.  
Revision Date 11/05/2008  

Chemical Specifications

Tests Specifications  
Assay (as Fe) 20.5 - 22.5%  
Arsenic (As) 4 ppm maximum  
Lead (Pb) 30 ppm maximum  
Sulfate 0. 6% maximum  
Solubility Passes Test  
Test A Passes Test  
Test B Passes Test  
Microbial Test Results    
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu / gram maximum  
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu / gram maximum  
Total Coliforms

Additional Information

Specifications MSDS - English (EU) BSE/TSE
Halal Certificate MSDS - German (EU) non-Allergenic
Kosher Certificate MSDS - French (EU) GMO Residual Solvent Certification
MSDS - English (US) MSDS - Spanish (EU) Country of Origin
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