Zinc 30 Zn 65.38

Zinc Acetate Dihydrate USP/FCC Granular

Jost Code: 2920

Synonyms: Acetic acid zinc salt

Zinc Acetate can be used as a dietary ingredient and as a nutrient. Zinc is an important antioxidant nutrient. It is necessary for protein synthesis, wound healing, for blood stability, normal tissue function, and aids in the digestion and metabolism of phosphorus. It also governs the contractility of muscles and maintains the body’s alkaline balance. Product specifications, SDSs and certifications are available under Additional Information.

Chemical Formula
ZnC4H6O4 · 2H2O
CAS Number
5970-45-6
Molecular Weight
219.50
Use
Nutrient, Dietary Ingredient
Description
Granular
Containers
110 lb fiber drum or 55 lb box
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers
Revision Date
3/12/2020
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Test C
Pass
Assay
98.0 - 102.0%
Chloride
50 ppm maximum
Sulfate
100 ppm maximum
Arsenic
3 ppm maximum
Lead
2 ppm maximum
Alkalies/Alkaline Earths
0.2% maximum
Insoluble Matter
0.005% maximum
pH (5%)
6.0 - 8.0
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative