Manganese 25 Mn 54.938045

Manganese Ascorbate Powder

Jost Code: 2580

Synonyms: L(+)-Ascorbic acid manganese salt, Vitamin C manganese salt

Manganese Ascorbate can be used as a dietary ingredient and as a nutrient. Manganese is important in the breakdown of amino acids and the production of energy. It activates various enzymes for proper digestion and utilization of foods. Manganese also helps nourish the nerves and brain and is necessary for normal skeletal development. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
Mn(C6H7O6)2 · 2H2O
CAS Number
16351-10-3
Molecular Weight
441.2
Use
Nutrient; Dietary Ingredient
Description
Yellow/tan to orange/brown powder, flakes or granules. The color can give a flecked or stippled appearance.
Containers
50 kg/110 lb fiber drums; 25 kg cartons EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers. Very hygroscopic.
Regulatory
This substance has not been found on the TSCA inventory. This substance is manufactured for use only as a dietary ingredient.
Revision Date
05/11/2021
Assay
12.5 - 14.0%
Ascorbic Acid
72% - 87%
Cadmium
0.5 ppm maximum
Arsenic
1.5 ppm maximum
Lead
0.5 ppm maximum
Mercury
0.2 ppm maximum
LOD
4.0 % maximum
Effervesence
Negative
Particle Size
Mesh Thru 20
100% minimum
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative