Sorbitol Syrup 70%


    AppearanceClear colourless viscous liquid
    CAS No.50-70-4
    EINECS No.200-061-5
    E numberE420 (ii)
    Ingredients DeclarationSorbitol Syrup non crystallising
    Molecular weight182
    GMO statusGMO Free
    Hazard DataEssentially non toxic when used as directed


    ResidueMax 0.1 % max
    Refractive index
    (@20 Deg C)
    1.4550 min
    Specific Gravity
    (@ 25/25 Dec G)
    Min 1.295
    Chloride (Cl)50 ppm max
    Sulphate (SO4)50 ppm max
    (50% Aq. soln)
    5.0 to 7.0
    D-Sorbitol (% Dry Substance)70 to 80%
    Heavy metals5 ppm max
    Arsenic1 ppm max
    Lead1 ppm max
    Specific Optical Rotation4.0 Deg - 6.0 Deg
    Reducing SugarsMax 0.15 % max
    Total SugarsMax 15 %
    Nickel1 ppm max
    StorageStore in the dark @ 10 Deg C - 20 Deg C and protect from extremes of temperature
    Shelf life12 months if stored in full sealed containers. If stored for longer the product must be re-evaluated before use.


    Total plate countLess than 100 cfu/ml
    YeastsAbsent in 1g
    MouldsAbsent in 1g

    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 Wed 20 October 2010 (221)

    Product also known as : E322

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