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Calcium Citrate Tetrahydrate USP Low Aluminum, Low Fluoride Ultrafine Powder

Jost Code: 2249

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
White fine powder with characteristic odor
Mineral Content (For formulation guidance/Not a specification)
Ca (as-is): 20.5% minimum
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 B
Pass
Assay
97.5 - 100.5 %
Aluminum
5 ppm maximum
Fluoride
0.0025% maximum
Heavy Metals
20 ppm maximum
LOD
10.0 - 13.3%
Particle Size
Coulter Median
6 µm maximum
Arsenic
3 ppm maximum
Acid Insolubility
0.2 % maximum
Lead
10 ppm maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms to USP
Purity Screen
Free of foreign matter
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative