Magnesium Oxide Light


    E numberE530


    Acid InsolubleMax 0.10 %
    Calcium (Ca)Max 1.50 %
    Chloride (Cl)Max 0.15 %
    Sulphate (SO4)Max 1.00 %
    Bulk Density180 to 250g/l
    Heavy metalsMax 30.00 ppm
    Loss on IgnitionMax 5.0 %
    Mesh SizeMin 98.00 % passing through 325 mesh (wet sieve)
    Magnesium Oxide
    (on calcined basis)
    98 to 100.5%
    Iron Oxide
    Max 0.07 %
    StorageMagnesium oxide is hygroscopic and absorbs CO2 and H2O from the atmosphere.
    Therefore prompt airtight closing of the bags after usage or sampling is very important. Store closed in a cool clean and dry place.
    PackagingMultiply paper bags with poly inner bag 20kgs net
    Shelf lifeRetesting recommended after 5 years

    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 Thu 26 May 2011 (600)

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