Potassium Chloride

    DESCRIPTION

    White granular powder, odourless with a saline taste, stable in air. In solution neutral to litmus, freely soluble in water, particularly boiling water and insoluble in alcohol.

    Appearance of solutionClear & Colourless

    SPECIFICATIONS

    Assay99.0 to 100.5% min
    IdentificationConforms
    Insoluble Matter
    (by Weight)
    Max 0.01 %
    Acidity
    (or alkalinity)
    Conforms
    Magnesium (Mg)Max 15 ppm
    Magnesium & alkaline Earth metalsConforms
    Calcium (Ca)Max 50 ppm
    BariumConforms
    pH
    (5% solution, 20)
    5.5 to 8.5
    Heavy metalsMax 10 ppm
    SulfateMax 10 ppm
    ArsenicMax 0.01 ppm
    BromidesMax 0.6 %
    IodidesPasses test
    Iron (Fe)Max 10 ppm


    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 16 August 2010 (73)

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