Potassium Citrate, also known as Potassium citrate tribasic, Potassium dihydrogen citrate hydrate, and Tripotassium citrate, have the chemical formula C6H5K3O7 or C6H5K3O7-H2O. It appears as odorless white hygroscopic crystals or white crystalline powder and is soluble in Water at ambient conditions. When heated to decomposition it emits toxic fumes of potassium oxide and hydrogen bromides. A USP/FCC Grade chemical is the one that conforms to the criteria of the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) and the Food Chemicals Codex (FCC). A substance that has received the USP/FCC Grade certification can be used in food, drug, or medical applications. In the United States of America (USA), Lab Alley is selling its high-quality Tripotassium Citrate Monohydrate, USP/FCC Grade online at laballey.com.
Potassium Citrate USP/FCC Features:
|Assay (C6H5K3O7; Dried Basis)||99.0-100.5%|
|Loss On Drying||3.0-6.0%|
|Alkalinity||To Pass Test|
|Tartrate||To Pass Test|
|Organic Volatile Impurities||To Pass Test|
- Sequestering agent
- Emulsifying agent
- Food and beverage industry
- Electronics industry
- Synthesis of soaps, toiletries
Please contact us to request a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) and Certificate of Analysis (COA) for Potassium Citrate USP/FCC.