Zinc 30 Zn 65.38

Zinc Citrate Dihydrate USP Low HM Fine Granular

Jost Code: 2946

Synonyms: Citric acid zinc salt, Zinc citrate tribasic dihydrate

Zinc Citrate can be used as a dietary ingredient, oral care, and as a nutrient. This product is known to be used in applications where low levels of lead are required. 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
Zn3(C6H5O7)2 · 2H2O
CAS Number
546-46-3
Molecular Weight
610.4
Use
Nutrient, Dietary Ingredient; Oral Care
Description
White fine granular
Mineral Content (For formulation guidance/Not a specification)
Zn (as-is): 31.0% minimum ; Zn (anhydrous): 33.3% minimum
Containers
55 lb/25 kg carton
Storage
Store in a clean, dry warehouse in the original unopened containers.
Revision Date
07/30/2021
Assay
31.3% minimum
Arsenic
1 ppm maximum
Cadmium
1 ppm maximum
Lead
5 ppm maximum
Mercury
0.1 ppm maximum
LOD
1.0% maximum
Sulfate
0.05% maximum
Chloride
0.05% maximum
Identification
Test A
Pass
Test B
Pass
Microbial Test Results
Aerobic Plate Count
1000 cfu/g maximum
Yeast and Mold Count
100 cfu/g maximum
Total Coliforms
Negative
E. Coli
Negative