Chitosan, food grade
(90024357 | 9012-76-4)

CAS: 9012-76-4
Molecular Formula: (C6H11NO4)n
Molecular Weight: polymer
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Chitosan, food grade Chemical Structure

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Product Detail
Product Code 90024357
Product Name Chitosan, food grade
Categories Aroma Chemicals Biochemicals Building Blocks Carbohydrates Organics
CAS 9012-76-4
Molecular Formula (C6H11NO4)n
Molecular Weight polymer
Storage Details Ambient
Harmonised Tariff Code 39139000

Product Specification
Arsenic ≤1 mg/kg
Lead ≤1 mg/kg
Viscosity 1–15 mPa.s (1% in HAC 1%)
Salmonella absence/25 g
Loss on Drying ≤10% w/w
Odour Odourless
Cadmium ≤0.5 mg/kg
Mercury ≤0.2 mg/kg
Content ≥90% (w/wet weight)
Tapped Density 0.7–1 g/cm3
Escherichia coli <10 cfu/g
Granulometry >95% through 250 μm; >95% through US60
Appearance Fine off-white to pale brown free-flowing powder
Total heavy metals ≤20 mg/kg
Yeasts and Moulds <1000 cfu/g
Degree of acetylation 0–30 mol%
Aerobic Microbial Count <1000 cfu/g
Enterobacteriaceae <10 cfu/g
Listeria monocytogenes absence/25 g
Fat Binding Capacity 800X Pass

Safety Information
Signal word none
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