Calcium 20 Ca 40.078

Calcium Phosphate Tribasic (TCP) NF/EP Low Aluminum Ultrafine Powder

Jost Code: 2264

Synonyms: Calcium hydroxyphosphate, Calcium phosphate tribasic, HAp, Hydroxylapatite, Tribasic calcium phosphate

Tribasic Calcium Phosphate 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
Ca5(OH)(PO4)3
CAS Number
12167-74-7
Molecular Weight
502.31
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient; Pharmaceuticals
Description
White ultrafine powder
Containers
55 lb/25 kg 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
Test C
Pass
Assay (as Ca)
35.0 - 40.0%
Aluminum
5 ppm maximum
Magnesium
1000 ppm maximum
LOI
8.0% maximum
Water Soluble Substances
0.5% maximum
Acid Insoluble Substances
0.2% maximum
Carbonate
Pass
Chloride
0.14% maximum
Sulfate
0.5% maximum
Arsenic
1 ppm maximum
Barium
Pass
Dibasic Salt and Calcium Oxide
13.0 - 14.3 mL/g
Fluoride
0.0075% maximum
Nitrate
Pass
Cadmium
0.5 ppm maximum
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
Heavy Metals
10 ppm maximum
Iron
0.04% maximum
Lead
1 ppm maximum
Mercury
1 ppm maximum
Manganese
2 ppm maximum
Particle Size
Coulter Median
5μ maximum
Mesh Thru 325
99% minimum