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Calcium Chloride

Test Specification...BP
Appearance A white, crystalline powder
Solubility Freely soluble in water, soluble in alcohol
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and not more intensely colored than the reference solution
Acidity or alkalinity Passes test
Sulphates Maximum 300ppm
Aluminium Maximum 1ppm
Barium Passes test
Iron Maximum 10ppm
Magnesium and alkali metals Maximum 0.5%
Heavy Metals Maximum 20ppm
Assay Not less than 97.0% and not more than 103%
Test Specification...IP
Characters It occurs as a white crystalline powder, fragments or granules, odorless, hygroscopic
Identification

Test (A)

Test (B)

(a)Gives the reactions of chlorides

(b)Gives the reactions of calcium salts

Solubility Freely soluble in water, soluble in ethanol (95%)
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and not more intensely colored than the reference solution YS6
Acidity or alkalinity Specified Test
Arsenic Not more than 3 ppm
Aluminium and Phosphates Specified test. No turbidity or precipitate is produced.
Sulphates Not more than 300 ppm
Barium Specified test.
Iron Not more than 20 ppm
Magnesium and alkali metals Not more than 1%
Heavy Metals Not more than 10 ppm
Assay Not less than 97.0% and not more than 103.0% of CaCl2.2H2O
Test Specification...USP
Appearance A white crystalline powder, hygroscopic
Solubility Freely soluble in water, soluble in alcohol
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and not more intensely colored than the reference solution
pH Between 4.5 and 9.2
Aluminium Maximum 1micro gm per gm
Iron, aluminium and phosphate Passes test
Heavy metals Maximum 0.001%
Magnesium and alkali salts Maximum 1%
Organic volatile impurities Passes test
Residual solvents Passes test
Assay Not less than 99% and not more than 107%

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.

Other
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We observe WHO Good manufacturing practice and Good laboratory practice.

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