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Calcium Acetate

Calcium Acetate

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Product Description

Available in slightly whitish or white powder form, Calcium Acetate is reckoned for its hygroscopic properties. Also referred as calcium diacetate and calcium ethanoate, this substance is easily dissolvable in water. It is slightly soluble in ethanol. 5% solution of Calcium Acetate has 7.2 to 8.2 ph range. It contains elements like sodium, potassium, strontium, heavy metal, magnesium, barium and other substances in minimal amount. It has up to 7% water content. In food industry, it is used as effective mold suppressing stabilizer. It is also used as chemical reagent in other industries. Standard storage life and precise formulation are its key features.

 

Calcium Acetate Ph. Eur.

Synonym »

Calcium Ethanoate , Calcium Diacetate

Cas No. »

62-54-4

Molecular Formula »

C‚„H‚ Cao‚„

Molecular Weight »

158.20

Description »

White Or Almost White, Hygroscopic Powder

Technical Specification

Solubility

Freely Soluble In Water, Slightly Soluble In Ethanol (96%)

Identification

A) Gves Reaction (B) Of Calcium = Positive, B) Gives Reaction (B) Of Acetates = Positive.

Ph Of 5% W/V Solution

7.2 -- 8.2

Readily Oxidizable Substances

Per Ph. Eur. The Pink Colour In The Supernatant Is Not Completely Discharged.

Chloride

Max. 0.033%

Nitrate

Per Ph. Eur. The Blue Colur Remains For At Leat 10 Min.

Sulphate

Max. 0.06%

Aluminium (INTENDED Use Dialysis/Hemodialysis)

Max. 0.0001% But Not Specified In Ph. Eur.

Arsenic

Max. 2 Ppm

Barium

Max. 50 Ppm

Magnesium

Max. 500 Ppm

Potassium

Max. 0.10%

Sodium

Max. 0.50%

Strontium

Max. 500 Ppm

Heavy Metals

Max. 20 Ppm

Water

Max. 7.0%

Residual Solvents

Per Ph. Eur.

Assay (ANHYDROUS Basis)

98.0-102.0% C‚„H‚†Cao‚„


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