Potassium 19 K 39.0983

Potassium Nitrate FCC Crystals

Jost Code: 3661

Potassium Nitrate can be used as a nutritional ingredient. 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
KNO3
CAS Number
7757-79-1
Molecular Weight
101.1
Use
Nutritional Ingredient
Description
White or colorless crystals
Containers
55 lb/25 kg carton
Agglomeration
Potassium Nitrate crystals tend to agglomerate. Agglomeration is a normal occurrence for this chemical.
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
08/02/2021
Identification
Potassium
Pass
Nitrate
Pass
Assay
99.0 - 100.5%
Heavy Metals
20 ppm maximum
Lead
4 ppm maximum
LOD
1% maximum
Chlorate
Pass
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative