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Ferrous Fumarate USP Powder

Jost Code: 2360

Ferrous Fumarate can be used as a dietary supplement and as a nutrient. Iron has a vital function in combining with protein and copper to make hemoglobin. Iron also prevents fatigue and promotes good skin tone. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
FeC4H2O4
CAS Number
141-01-5
Molecular Weight
169.90
Use
Nutrient, Dietary Supplement
Description
An odorless reddish orange to red-brown powder. It may contain soft lumps that produce a yellow streak when crushed.
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
9/23/14
Identification
Test A
Pass Test
Test B
Pass Test
Assay (dried basis)
97.0 - 101.0%
LOD
1.5% maximum
Ferric Iron
2.0% maximum
Lead
1 ppm maximum
Mercury
0.10 ppm maximum
Sulfate
0.2% maximum
Arsenic (USP only)
3 ppm maximum
Cadmium
1 ppm maximum
Chromium
10 ppm maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms to USP
Mesh thru 80
95.0% minimum
Microbial test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
Iron Content (As - Is)
31.4 - 33.2%