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Calcium Lactate

Test Specification...BP
Characters White or almost white, crystalline or granular powder, slightly efflorescent.
Identification

Test (A)

Test (B)

Test(C)

(a)Test for loss on drying

(b)It gives the reaction of Lactates

(c)It gives the reaction of Calcium

Solubility Soluble in water, freely soluble in boiling water, very slightly soluble in ethanol (96%)
Appearance of solution The solution is not more opalescent than the reference suspension and not more intensely colored than the reference solution BY6
Acidity or alkalinity Specified Test
Chlorides Not more than 200 ppm
Sulfates Not more than 400 ppm
Barium Specified Test
Iron Not more than 50ppm
Magnesium and alkali salts Not more than 1%
Heavy metals Not more than 10ppm
Loss on drying Between 22.0% and 27.0%
Assay Not less than 98.0% and not more than 102.0% (dried substances)
Test Specification...IP
Appearance White granules or powder; odorless or with slight but not unpleasant odor.
Solubility Soluble in water, freely soluble water in hot water, very slightly soluble in ethanol (95%)
Appearance of solution The solution is not more opalescent than the reference suspension and not more intensely colored than the standard solution
Acidity and alkalinity Passes test
Arsenic Maximum 2ppm
Heavy metals Maximum 20ppm
Iron Maximum 80ppm
Chlorides Maximum 200ppm
Sulphates Maximum 0.15%
Reducing sugars Passes test
Loss on drying Maximum 30%
Assay Not less than 98.0% and not more than 102.0%
Test Specification...USP
Characters It appears as a white practically odorless granules or powder. The pentahydrate is somewhat efflorescent and at 120˚ becomes anhydrous.
Identification

Test (A)

Test (B)

a) It gives the reaction of Calcium

Infrared Absorption

Solubility Soluble in water and insoluble in alcohol.
Magnesium and alkali salts Not more than 1%
Volatile fatty acids The mixture does not emit an odor of volatile fatty acids
Acidity Specified test.
Loss on drying 22.0–27.0%
Heavy metals Maximum 20ppm
Residual Solvents Meets the requirements
Assay Not less than 98.0% and not more than 101.0% (dried substances)

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
GLP, cGMP (FDA) Approved, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 17025, ISO 22000, FSSC 22000, FSSAI, Halal and Kosher certified.
We observe WHO Good manufacturing practice and Good laboratory practice.

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