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Sodium Citrate IP

Sodium Citrate also known as trisodium citrate is one of the three sodium salts of citric acid that has a saline, mildly tart flavor. It appears in the anhydrous, dehydrate and pentahydrate forms.


Sodium Citrate is used mainly as a food additive and has the E number E331. It is used as a flavoring agent in ice creams, jams, sweets, milk powder, processed cheeses, carbonated beverages and wine. It is also used as a buffering agent and an acidity regulator in gelatin desserts, medically as an anticoagulant and as an osmotic laxative and in boiler descaling.


Chemical Name: Sodium Citrate
Synonyms: Trisodium Citrate
Mol. Formula: C6H5Na3O7.2H2O
Mol. Weight: 294.10 g/mol
CAS No.: 6132-04-3


General Specifications

Test……. Specification…….IP
Appearance White, granular crystals or a white, crystalline powder; odorless; slightly deliquescent in moist air.
Solubility Freely soluble in water, practically insoluble in alcohol
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and colorless
Acidity or alkalinity Passes test
Arsenic Maximum 2ppm
Heavy metals Maximum 10ppm
Chlorides Maximum 100ppm
Oxalate Maximum 300ppm as anhydrous oxalic acid
Sulphates Maximum 150ppm
Tartrates Passes test
Readily carbonizable substances Passes test
Assay Not less than 99% and not more than 101%


Shelf life, Storage and Packing

It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.


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