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CHONDROITIN SULPHATE BOVINE 90% - DFI-989174

Published: 29/08/2018

Description

AppearanceWhite to Off white, free flowing powder
Packing and storageStore in tight, containers under 25ºC

Specification

Bulk Density0.57 to 0.72g/ml
Tapped DensityMeets the requirements of USP39
Particle size(Through 80mesh) Min:95%
Content(Chondroitin Sulphate Sodium)90 to 105%
Infrared AbsorptionMeets the requirement
Tests for SodiumMeets the requirement
Absorption(5.0% Water Solut.-420nm) Max:0.35a.u
Specific Rotation [ᄀ]D20-20º to -30º
pH(1% H2O solution)5.5 to 7.5
Loss on drying Max:10%
Residue on ignition(Dry base)20 to 30%
Chloride (Cl) Max:1.5%
Sulfate Max:1%
Protein Max:6%
Heavy metals Max:20ppm
Iron (Fe) Max:10ppm
Lead Max:2ppm
Arsenic Max:1ppm
Mercury Max:0.1ppm
Cadmium Max:1ppm
Organic Volatile ImpuritiesMeets the Requirements
Electrophoretic Purity Max:2%

Microbiological

Total Aerobic Bacteria Max:1000cfu/g
Yeasts & Moulds Max:100cfu/g
Escherichia ColiNegative
SalmonellaNegative
Staphylococcus aureusNegative

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