Calcium 20 Ca 40.078

Calcium Hydroxide FCC/GB Low Aluminum Powder

Jost Code: 2179

Synonyms: slaked lime

Calcium Hydroxide can be used in pharmaceutical applications. Calcium is vital for strong bone and teeth formation. It also helps to maintain a regular heartbeat and transmission of nerve impulses. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
Ca(OH)2
CAS Number
1305-62-0
Molecular Weight
74.1
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient
Description
White fine powder
Containers
55 lb/25 kg large carton
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
07/13/2021
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test A
Pass
Carbonate
Pass
Assay
95.0% - 100.5%
Mg and Alkali alts
2% maximum
Manganese
10 ppm maximum
Fluoride
0.005% maximum
Barium
300 ppm maximum
Acid-Insoluble Substances
0.1% maximum
Aluminum
2 ppm maximum
Arsenic
1 ppm maximum
Cadmium
1 ppm maximum
Lead
1 ppm maximum
Mercury
0.1 ppm maximum
LOD
1% maximum
Particle Size
Mesh on 325 (0.045mm)
0.4% maximum
Heavy Metals
10 ppm maximum
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative