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ACESULFAME K - DFI-312787

Published: 03/08/2018

Description

White, odourless, freely flowing crystalline powder having an intensely sweet taste, approximately 200 times sweeter than sucrose (3% solution),
Shelf life Max:24months
Country of originChina

Specification

Solubility in WaterFreely soluble
Solubility in EthanolSlightly soluble
Ultraviolet absorption225 to 229nm
Potassium (K)(Test)Positive
Precipitation testYellow precipitate
Assay99 to 101%
Loss on drying(105°C, 2h) Max:1%
Potassium (K)17 to 21%
Organic impurities Max:20mg/kg
Impurity A Max:0.125%
Impurity B Max:20mg/kg
Fluoride Max:3mg/kg
Heavy metals(as Pb) Max:5mg/kg
Mercury Max:1mg/kg
Arsenic Max:3mg/kg
Lead Max:1mg/kg
Selenium Max:10mg/kg
Sulphate Max:0.1%
pH(1 in 100 solution)5.5 to 7.5

Microbiological

Total plate count Max:300cfu/g
Coliforms Max:3MPN/g
Yeasts Max:100cfu/g
Moulds Max:100cfu/g
Escherichia ColiNegative
SalmonellaNegative

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