Caffeine Powder, USP/FCC/Food Grade

Suitable For Human Consumption And Food Applications

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Food Grade
GRAS Generally Recognized as Safe

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About Caffeine Powder, USP/FCC/Food Grade

Caffeine is a white, crystalline power with the formula C8H10N4O2. It is moderately soluble in cold water, but much more soluble at higher temperatures. It is slightly soluble in ethanol. It is a purine, with two, heterocyclic rings fused together.

Caffeine Molecula

Caffeine Powder, USP/FCC/Food Grade is suitable for human consumption, and for use in food applications and other consumable processes.

Caffeine acts as a central nervous stimulant that can help to reduce fatigue and drowsiness and may aid in increasing levels of concentration. By blocking the A2A receptor, caffeine can increase dopamine levels, which has stimulating and mood-enhancing effects.

Common Uses and Applications

  • In medicine
  • As a stimulant


Chemistry Table

1,3,7-Trimethylxanthine, Guaranine, Thein, Methyltheobromine, Cafeina, Theine

Caffeine Powder, USP/FCC/Food Grade Specifications

Assay (Anhydrous Basis) 98.5 -101.0%
Melting Range (after drying) 235 - 239C
Water 0.5%
Residue on Ignition 0.1%
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 0.001%
Readily Carbonizable Substances Passes Test
Organic Volatile Impurities Passes Test
Other Alkaloids Passes Test
Chromatographic Impurities Passes Test

Safety and Shipping Information

Important: This is >99.0% pure caffeine powder. According to FDA guidelines less than 200 ppm (<0.02%) of caffeine is authorized to be used in carbonated beverages. Literature shows more than 200 milligrams of daily caffeine intake may be unsafe for humans resulting in caffeine overdose. For reference, 1 gram of this product contains approx. 0.99 grams or 990 milligrams of Caffeine. 

GRAS Reference Citation 21CFR 182.1180.

Not DOT regulated.

Please contact us to request a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) and Certificate of Analysis (COA) for Caffeine Powder, USP/FCC/Food Grade.

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  • Can I buy caffeine from you?

    Yes. We kindly ask that you contact our customer care team via e-mail at or via phone at 512-668-9928.
    Thank you.

  • Where does the caffeine come from? Synthesized or from naturally occurring sources?

    Caffeine is a synthesized material. The Key Starting material of Caffeine is 4-amino-1,3-dim