Monosodium Glutamate 60 - 140 mesh

    DESCRIPTION

    Monosodium L-Glutomate is a white, odourless and slightly salty, free flowing crystalline powder.

    FormulaC5H8O4NNa*H2O
    SynonymsMSG, Monosodium L-Glutomate
    OriginIndonesia
    CAS No.142-47-2
    EINECS No.205-538-1
    E numberE621
    Molecular weight187.13

    SPECIFICATIONS

    AssayMin 99.0 % w/w
    ColourPasses food chemicals codex test.
    OdourLevel 0 - Level1
    Chloride (Cl)
    (Cl-)
    Max 0.2 % (w/w)
    pH
    (2% aqueous solution)
    Min 6.7 7.2
    Heavy metals
    (as Pb)
    Max 10 mg/kg
    Cadmium
    (Cd)
    Max 1 mg/kg
    Arsenic
    (as As2O3)
    Max 1 mg/kg
    Loss on dryingMax 0.2 % (w/w)
    Lead
    (Pb)
    Max 1 mg/kg
    ClarityPasses food chemicals codex test
    Specific Rotation [°]D20Between +28° and +25.3°
    Mesh Size60 to 140% (w/w)
    Pyrrolidone Carboxylic AcidMax 0.2
    Amino Acids
    (alpha)
    Positive
    Mercury
    (Hg)
    Max 0.05 mg/kg
    Copper
    (Cu)
    Max 1 mg/kg
    Sodium SaltPositive
    SpotsMax 20 /200g
    StorageCool, dark and dry
    Packaging25 kg bag
    Shelf life5 years

    MICROBIOLOGICAL

    ColiformsMax 3 mpn/g
    Standard Plate CountMax 1000 cfu/g
    YeastsMax 100 cfu/g
    MouldsMax 100 cfu/g
    Bacterial EndotoxinMax 10
    Salmonella
    (in 25g)
    Negative
    Escherichia Coli
    (cfu/g)
    Negative


    Complies with European Directive 2008/84/EC and FCC VII Specification.

    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 Tue 6 September 2011 (686)

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