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DL MALIC ACID GRANULAR - DFI-352666

Published: 21/10/2019

Description

AppearanceWhite or nearly white granules
Shelf life24 months
StorageDry and cool conditions
Country of originSouth Africa
FormulaC4H605

Specification

IdentificationTo comply with standard scan
AssayMin 99% and Max 100.5%
WaterMax 0.3%m/m
Melting point128 -132°C
Fumaric AcidMax 1.0% m/m
Maleic AcidMax 0.05% m/m
Heavy metalsMax 5 mg/kg
LeadMax 2 mg/kg
ArsenicMax 1 mg/kg
MercuryMax 0.1 mg/kg
Residue on ignition(Sulphated Ash)Max 0.1% m/m
Matter Insoluble in WaterMax 0.1% m/m
Readily Oxidisable SubstancesPasses test - 3 minutes (min)
Chloride (Cl)Max 40 mg/kg
Specific Rotation([a]D25)- 0.10° and + 0.10°
Particle size(PSD 850 um grade)Min 98% through 850 um Max 5% through 150 um
Particle size(PSD 710 um grade)Min 98% trough 850 um Max 5 % trough 150 um

Microbiological

Total Viable Count Max:10cfu/g
Yeasts Max:10cfu/g
Moulds Max:10cfu/g
ColiformsAbsent
Escherichia ColiAbsent
SalmonellaAbsent in 25 g

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