|Characters||It occurs as White, slightly hygroscopic powder|
|Identification Test(A)||(a)It responds to the test for Bismuth and for Nitrate|
|Solubility||Practically insoluble in water and in alcohol. Readily dissolved by hydrochloric acid or by nitric acid.|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 3.0% of its weight.|
|Sulfates||Specified Test. No Turbidity is produced immediately.|
|Limits of Ammonium Salts||Specified Test. The vapor does not turn moistened red litmus paper blue.|
|Arsenic||Maximum 8 ppm|
|Copper||Specified Test. The liquid does not exhibit a bluish color|
|Lead||Specified Test. The liquid does not become cloudy|
|Silver||Specified Test. No precipitate is formed that is insoluble in a slight excess of hydrochloric acid, but that is soluble in 6 N ammonium hydroxide.|
|Alkalies & Alkaline earths||Not more than 0.5%|
|Residual Solvents||Meets the requirements|
|Assay||Not less than 79.0% of Bismuth Trioxide (Bi2O3), calculated on the dried basis|
Shelf life, Storage and Packing
It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.
GLP, cGMP (FDA) Approved, WHO-GMP, ISO 9001: 2015, ISO14001:2015, OHSAS18001:2007, FSSC 22000: 2005, FSSAI, Kosher and Halal Certified.