Iron 26 Fe 55.845

Ferrous Gluconate USP/FCC Granular

Jost Code: 2385

Ferrous Gluconate can be used as a dietary supplement and as a nutrient. This product is known to be used for pharmaceutical applications. 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
Fe(C6H11O7)2 · 2H2O
CAS Number
299-29-6
Molecular Weight
482.17
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Supplement; Pharmaceuticals
Description
Brown, tan or gray to greenish yellow coarse granular to powder mix.
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
02/25/2011
Identification Test A
FCC Specifications
Pass Test
USP Specifications
Pass Test
Identification Test B
FCC Specifications
Pass Test
USP Specifications
Pass Test
Assay (dry basis)
FCC Specifications
97.0-102.0%
USP Specifications
97.0-102.0%
Arsenic (as As)
FCC Specifications
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USP Specifications
3 ppm maximum
Chloride
FCC Specifications
0.07% maximum
USP Specifications
0.07% maximum
Ferric Iron
FCC Specifications
2.0% maximum
USP Specifications
2.0% maximum
Lead
FCC Specifications
2 ppm maximum
USP Specifications
10 ppm maximum
Loss on Drying
FCC Specifications
6.5-10%
USP Specifications
6.5-10%
Mercury
FCC Specifications
3 ppm maximum
USP Specifications
3 ppm maximum
Oxalic Acid
FCC Specifications
Pass test
USP Specifications
Pass test
Reducing Sugars
FCC Specifications
Pass test
USP Specifications
Pass test
Sulfate
FCC Specifications
0.1% maximum
USP Specifications
0.1% maximum
Residual Solvents
FCC Specifications
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USP Specifications
Conforms
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu / gram maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu / gram maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
Iron Content
Anhydrous Basis
FCC Specifications
12.1 – 12.8%
USP Specifications
12.1 – 12.8%
Iron Content
Dihydrate Basis
FCC Specifications
10.9 – 11.9%
USP Specifications
10.9 – 11.9%
Iron Content
As - Is
FCC Specifications
10.9 – 11.9%
USP Specifications
10.9 – 11.9%