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Calcium Citrate Tetrahydrate USP Powder

Jost Code: 2229

Calcium Citrate can be used as a dietary supplement and as a nutrient. This product is known to 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
Ca3(C6H5O7)2 · 4H2O
CAS Number
5785-44-4
Molecular Weight
570.50
Use
Nurtrient; Dietary Supplement; Pharmaceuticals
Description
Fine, white powder with characteristic odor
Containers
50 kg / 110 lb. fiber drums; 25 kilogram packs EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
08/08/2011
Identification
Test A
Positive
Test B
Positive
Assay (Anhydrous basis)
97.5% - 100.5%
Arsenic (As)
3 ppm maximum
Fluoride
0.003% maximum
Lead (Pb)
0.2 ppm maximum
Heavy Metals (as Pb)
0.002% maximum
LOD
10.0 - 13.3%
Acid Insolubles
0.2% maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms to USP requirements
Calcium Content
Tetrahydrate Basis (As Is)
20.5-21.2%