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RED IRON OXIDE POWDER E172 - DFI-586509

Published: 14/05/2019

Description

DescriptionFine red powder created through accelerated oxidation of pure iron
AppearanceFine red powder
Usage(s)Food colour
Usage(rate)As required
StorageClean dry conditions in original unopened packaging.Ambient temps (7-20°C) Avoid direct sunlight
Shelf life60 months
Country of ManufactureUK
Organoleptic testpasses

Specification

IdentificationE172 Red onion oxide
IngredientsE172 red onion oxide
pH4-9
Moisture Max:0.8%
Lead< 5 ppm
Copper< 50 ppm
Zinc<100 ppm
Arsenic< 3 ppm
Mercury<1 ppm
Cadmium< 1 ppm
Barium< 50 ppm
Chromium< 100 ppm
Nickel< 200 ppm
DE(cmc)<1.5
Sieve Analysis(mesh 0.4 mm)100 % passes
Water(soluble matter)<0.75
Resistivity(specific)>2500
PackagingSuppliers original paper sack inside cardboard box
Handlingthe product is safe for its intended use.Avoid ingestion, inhalation or dust or direct contact by applying suitable protective measures and personal hygiene. For full safety information and necessary precautions, please refer to the Material Safety data s
Purity>68%
Bulk Density0.7-1.4 g/l

Microbiological

Total Viable Count Max:1000cfu/g
Yeasts Max:30cfu/g
Moulds Max:30cfu/g
Enterobacteriaceae Max:0cfu/g
Escherichia Coli Max:0cfu/g
SalmonellaNot detected in 25g
ListeriaNot detected in 25 g
Aerobic count Max:1000cfu/g

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