Tri Potassium Citrate Granular

    SPECIFICATIONS

    Assay
    (Anhydrous basis)
    99.0 to 100.5%
    ColourPasses test
    IdentificationPasses test
    Particle size
    (Sieve analysis - Fine Granular)
    On 600 Microns: Max 5%
    Through 150 Microns: Max 10%
    Carbonisable substance
    (Readily)
    Passes Test
    Sodium (Na)Max 0.3 %
    Chloride (Cl)Max 50 ppm
    Sulphate (SO4)Max 150 ppm
    pH
    (5%)
    7.5 to 9.0
    Heavy metals
    (as Pb)
    Max 5 ppm
    CadmiumMax 1 ppm
    AlkalinityPasses Test
    Arsenic
    (As)
    Max 0.5 ppm
    Loss on drying4.0 to 6.0%
    LeadMax 0.5 ppm
    Clarity
    (of Solution)
    Passes test
    OxalatesMax 100 ppm
    TartratePasses test
    Mercury
    (Hg)
    Max 0.1 ppm
    Iron (Fe)Max 5 ppm


    Direct Food Ingredients will ensure that any material supplied this specification will confirm to the above physical and chemical properties. However, we have no control over the use of the material and can accept no responsibility for problems caused by the customer's failure to ensure the material supplied is suitable for the intended use.

    This specification has been last modified on Fri 14 January 2011 (374)

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