Sodium Saccharin 40-80 mesh


    AppearanceWhite crystals
    Molecular weight241.21


    Content99.0 to 101.0%
    Carbonisable substance
    Not more intensely coloured than reference
    Organic Volatile ImpuritiesComplies with BP
    Ammonium (NH4)
    Max 25 ppm
    pHComplies with BP/USP
    Acidity or Alkalinity
    Complies with BP/USP/DAB
    Heavy metalsMax 10 ppm
    SeleniumMax 30 ppm
    Related SubstancesComplies with DAB
    ArsenicMax 3 ppm
    Loss on dryingMax 15 %
    Melting point
    (of insolated saccharin)
    226 to 230
    Toluene insolublesP-toluene sulfonamide: max 10ppm
    O-toluene sulfonamide: max 10ppm
    (and colour solution)
    Colour less clear
    Mesh Size40 to 80mesh
    Benzoic AcidSulfonamide: max 25ppm
    (and sollcylate)
    No precipitate or violet colour appears
    Packaging25kg cartons
    Shelf life2 years / max 5 years

    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 Mon 7 November 2011 (776)

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