Calcium 20 Ca 40.078

Calcium Citrate Tetrahydrate USP/GB Fine Granular

Jost Code: 2232

Synonyms: Tricalcium dicitrate tetrahydrate

Calcium Citrate can be used as a dietary ingredient 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
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient; Pharmaceuticals
Description
Fine, white powder with characteristic odor
Containers
50 kg/110 lb fiber drums; 25 kg cartons EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
05/05/2021
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Assay
97.5 - 100.5%
Arsenic
3 ppm maximum
Fluoride
0.003% maximum
Lead
0.2 ppm maximum
Heavy Metals
20 ppm maximum
LOD
10.0 - 13.3%
Acid Insolubles
0.2% maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms to USP
Appearance
Fine, White Granule
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
Calcium Content (For Formulation Guidance/Not a Specification)
As-Is
20.5 - 21.2%