Taurine JP Crystal


    CharacteristicA white crystalline powder, odourless


    Assay98.5 to 101.5%
    Carbonisable substance
    No colour develops
    Organic Volatile ImpuritiesMeets the requirement
    Chloride (Cl)Max 0.011 %
    Ammonium (NH4)Max 0.02 %
    Heavy metalsMax 15 ppm
    ArsenicMax 2 ppm
    Chromatographic purityMax 0.5 %
    Loss on drying
    (105°C, 2hours)
    Residue on ignitionMax 0.1 %
    Iron (Fe)Max 0.003 %
    SulphateMax 0.014 %
    (Clarity and colour of)
    Clear and colourless
    Shelf life3 years


    ColiformsMax 30 cfu/100g
    Total plate countMax 1000 /g
    YeastsMax 100 /g
    MouldsMax 100 /g
    Staphylococcus aureusNot found
    Escherichia ColiNot found

    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 Fri 13 April 2012 (1060)

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