Iron 26 Fe 55.845

Ferrous Lactate Dihydrate FCC Fine Granular

Jost Code: 2396

Ferrous Lactate 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
Fe[CH3CH(OH)COO]2 ·2H2O
CAS Number
5905-52-2
Molecular Weight
269.99
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Supplement
Description
Fine, greenish-white granular with characteristic odor
Containers
50 kg / 110 lb. fiber drums; 25 kilogram packs EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Regulatory
This substance has not been found on the TSCA inventory. This substance is manufactured for use only as a dietary supplement.
Revision Date
04/30/2014
Identification
Lactate
Pass Test
Iron
Pass Test
Water
12.0 – 14.0%
Assay (Anhydrous Basis)
97.0 – 100.5%
Chloride
0.05% maximum
Sulfate
0.1% maximum
Lead
1 ppm maximum
Cadmium
1 ppm maximum
Mercury
1 ppm maximum
Ferric Iron
0.2% maximum
Oxalic Acid
to pass test
Specific Rotation [ a ]D20° (Anhydrous Basis)
+6.0° to +11.0°
pH (2%)
5.0 – 6.0
Iron Content (Typical)
19% - 22%
Dihydrate Basis (As-Is)
19% - 22%