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Chemical Name: Sodium Citrate
Formula: Na3C6H5O772H2O

Molecular Weight: 294.10
Specificity: Colourless or white crystalline granule or crystalline
powder, odourless; taste salty and acid, soluble in water (1g/1.5ml,250) , insoluble in ethanol, steady in air, slightly deliquescence in moist air, PH7.6-8.6 in 5% aqueous solution, when heated to 1500, it may lose crystal water.
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USES: In food industry, it is used a s buffer, chelate, nutrient
additive, emulsifier, flavor for yoghurt. Buffer acidity acid in
cold drink, prevent acid in dairy products, used as binder in cheese
and minced meat, acid coagulant in jellies and jam, emulsifier and
stabillizer in cheese and ice cream. In pharmaceuti calindustry, it is
used as anticoagulant and as preservative in syrup manufactured
Packing: It is packed with polyethylene bag as inner, and a composite paper bag as the outer layer. The net weight of each bag is 25kg.
Storage and Transport: It should be stored in a dry, ventilative
and clean warehouse, kept away from moisture and hot, futhermore, it shoud be stored separately from poisonous. Avoid damage to the bags. Its expiry date is two year.