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Citric Acid

Trademark: xurichemcials
Packing: The Polyethylene Bag Inner With Kraft Paper Bag Ou
Standard: Citric Acid
HS Code: 2918140000

Product Detail

Basic Info
  • Model NO.: citric acid
  • Type: Acidic Flavoring
  • Resource: Chemosynthesis
  • Export Markets: Global
Additional Info
  • Trademark: xurichemcials
  • Packing: The Polyethylene Bag Inner With Kraft Paper Bag Ou
  • Standard: Citric Acid
  • Origin: China
  • HS Code: 2918140000
Product Description

Appearance: Colorless Crystals or White Crystalline Powders
Taste and odour: Acid, free from objectionable odours
Clarity & Color Solution: Clear in 20% Water Solution
Assay: 99.5-101.0%
Moisture: Max. 0.5 %
Sulphate: Max. 150ppm
Oxalate: Max. 100ppm
Heavy metal: Max. 5ppm
Barium: Meet BP/USP/FCC/E330
Calcium: Max. 200ppm
Iron: Max10ppm
Chloride: Max. 50ppm
Sulphated Ash: Max. 0.05%
Readily Carbonisable Substances: Low than the standard of BP/USP/FCC/E330
Lead: Max. 0.5ppm
As: Max. 1ppm
Mercury: Max. 1ppm
Aluminum: Max. 0.2ppm
Bacteria Endotoxin: Max. 0.5iu/mg
Organic Volatile Impurities: Meet BP/USP/FCC/E330
Tridodecylamine: Max. 0.1ppm
Ultraviolet Absorbance: Meet BP/USP/FCC/E330
Citric Acid is mainly used as acidulant, flavouring agent, preservative and antistaling agent in food and beverage industry. Moreover, it is also used as antioxidant, plasticizer and detergent in chemical, cosmetics and cleaning industries. In the food industry, it is used as the acidulant in the making of soda, candy, biscuit, can, jam, juice and so on.
In the medicine industry, it is the raw material of many pharmaceuticals, such as ferric ammonium citrate (blood tonic), sodium citrate (blood transfusion agent) and so on. Moreover, citric acid is also used as the acidulant in lots of medicines. In the chemical industry, esters of citric acid can be taken as the non-toxic plasticizer to make the plastic film of food package.
It can be used as both the auxiliary agent in the industrial and civil detergent to make nuisanceless detergent and the retarder in concrete. Moreover, it is also applied to industries like electroplating, leather and ink.
Package: The product is packed by the polyethylene bag inner with kraft paper bag outside.
Standard: 25kg/bag, 1000kg/jumbo bag
Transporting and storing:
The product should be kept from water and wetness when transporting and storing,
And Kept in a light-proof, well-closed, cool place and drying.
Shelf life: 24 months.

Parameter Grade
Citric acid monohydrate Food
Description   Colorless Crystals or White Crystalline Powder 
Identification   Pass Test
Clarity & Color Solution   Clear in 20% Water Solution
Standard:   BP98 USP24 FCCIV E330
Assay % 99.5-101.0 99.5-101.0 99.5-100.5 99.5-100.5
Moisture % 7.5-9.0 ≤ 8.8 ≤ 8.8 ≤ 8.8
Sulphated Ash % ≤ 0.1 ≤ 0.05 ≤ 0.05 ≤ 0.05
Sulphate ppm ≤ 150   Pass Test Pass Test
Oxalate ppm ≤ 100 ≤ 100 Pass Test Pass Test
Calcium ppm ≤ 200      
Heavy Metals (as Pb) ppm ≤ 10 ≤ 5 ≤ 5 ≤ 5
Iron ppm ≤ 50 ≤ 10    
Chloride ppm ≤ 50      
Readily carbonized Substances   Less than Standard
Barium   Pass Test      
Bacteria Endotoxin IU/mg ≤ 0.5      
Aluminum ppm ≤ 0.2      
Arsenic ppm   ≤ 1 ≤ 3 ≤ 3
Mercury ppm   ≤ 1    
Lead ppm   ≤ 1   ≤ 0.5
Organic Volatile Impurities       Pass Test Pass Test
Tridodecylamine ppm       ≤ 0.1
Xuzhou Xuri Chemicals Co., Ltd.
Jiangsu, China
Local Time: 15:41 Thu Sep 18
Account Registered in: 2010
Business Type: Manufacturer, Trading Company, Other