Iron 26 Fe 55.845

Ferric Ammonium Citrate Red (BP 73) Powder

Jost Code: 2392

Synonyms: Ammonium ferric citrate, Ammonium iron(III) citrate, Ferric ammonium citrate

Ferric Ammonium Citrate can be used as a nutritional ingredient. 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 Description
A complex salt of undetermined structure, composed of iron, ammonia and citric acid.
CAS Number
1185-57-5
Use
Nutritional Ingredient
Description
Dark red to red brown powder
Containers
55 lb/25 kg large carton
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
07/14/2021
Assay
20.5 - 22.5%
Arsenic
4 ppm maximum
Zinc
1000 ppm maximum
Lead
30 ppm maximum
Sulfate
0.6% maximum
Solubility
Pass
Identification
Pass
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative