L-Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C)
(35196085 | 50-81-7)

CAS: 50-81-7
Molecular Formula: C6H8O6
Molecular Weight: 176.12
Availablility: In Stock
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L-Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) Chemical Structure

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Product Detail
Product Code 35196085
Product Name L-Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C)
Categories Biochemicals Carbohydrates Research Organics & Inorganics
CAS 50-81-7
Molecular Formula C6H8O6
Molecular Weight 176.12
Storage Details Ambient
Harmonised Tariff Code 29362700

Product Specification
Density BP2010 conforms
Assay/Purity 99% - 100.5%
Arsenic 3ppm max
Lead 2ppm max
pH 2.1-2.6
Loss on Drying <0.5%
Sulphated Ash 0.1 %max
Iron 2ppm max
Copper 5.0ppm max
Colour of Solution BY7 max
Specific optical rotation 20.5 - 21.5 @20 DegC
Mercury 0.1ppm max
Organic Volatile Impurities Conforms
Mesh <100
Oxalic acid 0.3%max
Residual Solvents Conforms
Clarity of Solution Clear
Appearance White or almost white, crystalline powder
Cadmium (Cd) 1ppm max
Heavy metals(as Pb) 10ppm max
Identity Conforms

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Signal word none
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