Iron 26 Fe 55.845

Ferrous Gluconate USP/FCC Granular (-14 + 60)

Jost Code: 2388

Synonyms: iron (II) gluconate

Ferrous Gluconate can be used as a dietary ingredient 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 Ingredient; Pharmaceuticals
Description
Brown, tan or gray to greenish yellow granular
Mineral Content (For formulation guidance/ Not a specification)
Fe (as-is): 10.9% - 11.9%
Containers
110 lb/50 kg fiber drum
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
07/14/2021
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Assay
97.0 - 102.0%
Arsenic
3 ppm maximum
Chloride
0.07% maximum
Ferric Iron
2.0% maximum
Lead
2 ppm maximum
LOD
6.5 - 10%
Mercury
3 ppm maximum
Oxalic Acid
Pass
Reducing Sugars
Pass
Sulfate
0.1% maximum
Residual Solvents
Conforms To USP
Particle Size
Mesh Thru 60
25% maximum
Mesh Thru 14
95% minimum
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative