Citric Acid, Dry

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Product #

110002

CAS#

77-92-9

Synonyms:

2-hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid

Chemical Formula:

HOOCCH2C(OH)(COOH)CH2COOH

Description:

Citric Acid is a colorless, translucent crystal or powder with a strong acidic taste. It is very soluble in water and freely soluble in ethanol.

Applications:

Citric Acid applications include: Preparation of citrates, flavoring extracts, confections, soft drinks, effervescent salts, acidifier, dispersing agent, medicines, acidulant and antioxidant in foods, sequestering agent, water conditioning agent and detergent builder, cleaning and polishing stainless steel and other metals, alkyd resins, mordant, removal of sulfur dioxide from smelter waste gases, abscission of citrus fruit in harvesting, cultured dairy products.

Packaging Options:

Citric Acid is available 25 kg bags and 50 lb bags.

Safety:

Please see Citric Acid (Anhydrous) Safety Data Sheet for full safety and compatibility information.

Transportation:

This material is not regulated as a hazardous material for transport by the U.S. Department of Transportation

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