Tri Calcium Phosphate Powder

    DESCRIPTION

    The generic name for the precipitated hydroxy apatit - is a white powder. Meets the standards of the FCC and NF and the European Pharmocopoeia.

    FormulaCa5(PO4)3(OH)
    AppearanceWhite free flowing Powder
    CAS No.7758-87-4 12167-74-7
    E numberE-341
    Molecular weight502
    Kosher statusStrictly Kosher

    SPECIFICATIONS

    Assay
    (as Ca)
    34 to 40%
    SolubilityIn water: Almost insoluble
    In alcohol:Insoluble
    Acid InsolubleMax 0.1 %
    NitrateNot detectable
    NitriteNot detectable
    Bulk DensityH.D.:0.3-0.5g/ml
    L.D.:<0.3g/ml
    M-3: Not defined
    FluorideMax 75 ppm
    Heavy metals
    (as Pb)
    Max 5 ppm
    Arsenic
    (as As)
    Max 1 ppm
    Loss on Ignition
    (800)
    Max 8.0 %
    Lead
    (as Pb)
    Max 0.5 ppm
    Granulations
    (standard)
    +L.D. d(90) 15 micron max
    +H.D. d(90) 60 micron max
    M-3 d(50) 2-4 micron
    Titration Value13 to 14.3


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    This specification has been last modified on Mon 9 August 2010 (58)

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