Tri Sodium Citrate Dihydrate Crystal


    CharacteristicWhite or colourless odourless crystalline solid


    Content99.7 to 100.3%
    IdentificationPass test
    Water12.15 to 12.50%
    Magnesium (Mg)Max 2 ppm
    Calcium (Ca)Max 20 ppm
    Chloride (Cl)Max 5 ppm
    BariumMax 5 ppm
    pH7.5 to 9.0
    Acidity or Alkalinity Pass test
    Heavy metals
    (as Pb)
    Max 1 ppm
    ArsenicMax 1 ppm
    LeadMax 1 ppm
    (& Colour of solution)
    Pass test
    Readily Carbureted SubstancePass test
    TartrateMax 5 ppm
    PyrogensPass test
    ZincMax 1 ppm
    MercuryMax 1 ppm
    Iron (Fe)Max 5 ppm
    CopperMax 1 ppm
    SulphateMax 30 ppm
    OxalateMax 10 ppm
    Extraneous MatterPass test
    Shelf life3 years


    Pathogenic BacteriaPass test
    SalmonellaPass test

    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 Thu 19 July 2012 (1175)

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