Ferric citrate
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Ferric citrate
Alias
1,2,3-Propanetricarboxylic acid, 2-hydroxy-, iron(3+) salt (1:1)
Citric acid, iron(3+) salt (1:1)
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
3522-50-7
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula:C6H5FeO7
Molecular Weight:244.94
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water; soluble in hot water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as nutritional supplement.
Conditioning agent in personal care products.
Manufacturers
 
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