Calcium 20 Ca 40.078

Calcium Citrate Tetrahydrate USP Low Aluminum, Low Fluoride Ultrafine Powder

Jost Code: 2249

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
Nutrient; Dietary Supplement; Pharmaceuticals
Description
Fine, white powder with characteristic odor
Containers
50 kg / 110 lb. fiber drums; 25 kilograms packs EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
03/06/2014
Identification
Test A
To Pass Test
Test B
To Pass Test
Assay
97.5-100.5 %
Aluminum
5 ppm maximum
Fluoride
0.0025% maximum
Heavy Metals (as Pb)
0.002% maximum
LOD
10.0 - 13.3%
Particle Size
<6 micron median
Arsenic
3 ppm maximum
Acid Insolubility
0.2 % maximum
Lead
10 ppm maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms to USP
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu / gram maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu / gram maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
Lead (Typical)
< 0.2 ppm
Calcium Content
20.5% minimum