Magnesium 12 Mg 24.305

Magnesium Phosphate Tribasic USP Granular

Jost Code: 2553

Synonyms: Trimagnesium phosphate octahydrate, Trimagnesium Diphosphate octahydrate

Magnesium Phosphate can be used as a dietary ingredient and as a nutrient. This product is known to be used in pharmaceuticals. Magnesium plays a vital role in regulating the neuromuscular activity of the heart, converts blood sugar to energy and is necessary for proper calcium and Vitamin C metabolism. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
Mg3(PO4)2 · 5H2O
CAS Number
7757-87-1
Molecular Weight
352.87
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient; Pharmaceuticals
Description
White granules; odorless
Containers
50 kg/110 lb fiber drums; 25 kg cartons EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
06/10/2019
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Assay
98.0% - 101.5%
Acid Insolubles
0.2% maximum
Soluble Substances
1.5% maximum
Carbonate
Pass
Chloride
0.14% maximum
Nitrate
Pass
Sulfate
0.6% maximum
Arsenic
3 ppm maximum
Barium
Pass
Calcium
Pass
Dibasic Salt and MgO
14.8 - 15.4 ml/g
Lead
5 ppm maximum
Heavy Metals
30 ppm maximum
LOI
20.0 - 27.0%
Particle Size
Mesh Thru 30
100% minimum
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
E. coli
Negative
Magnesium Content
Pentahydrate Basis
20.2 - 20.9%