Potassium 19 K 39.0983

Potassium Phosphate Dibasic USP Fine Granular

Jost Code: 2665

Potassium Phosphate can be used as a dietary supplement and as a nutrient. This product is known to be used in pharmaceuticals, in oral care products, as a laboratory reagent, and in fermentation and cell cultures. Potassium works with sodium to normalize heart rhythms and to regulate the body’s waste balance. It also preserves proper alkalinity of body fluids and assists in reducing high blood pressure. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
K2HPO4
CAS Number
7758-11-4
Molecular Weight
174.18
Use
Oral Care; Nutrient; Dietary Supplement; Pharmaceuticals; Laboratory Reagents; Fermentation and Cell Cultures
Description
White, fine granular product
Containers
68.2 kg / 150 lb. fiber drums; 25 kilogram packs EU only
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
11/05/2008
Assay
98.0-100.5%
pH of 5% solution
8.5 - 9.6
Insoluble Matter
0.2% maximum
LOD @ 105°C
1.0% maximum
Chloride (Cl)
0.03% maximum
Sulfate (SO4)
0.1% maximum
Heavy Metals (as Pb)
0.001% maximum
Iron (Fe)
0.003% maximum
Sodium (Na)
To Pass Test
Arsenic (As)
3 ppm maximum
Carbonate (CO3)
To Pass Test
Fluoride (F)
0.001% maximum
Monobasic or Tribasic Salt
To Pass Test
Identification of
Potassium
To Pass Test
Phosphate
To Pass Test
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu / gram maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu / gram maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative