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Magnesium Chloride

Test Specification...BP
Characters It occurs as a colorless crystal, hygroscopic
Identification Test (A) Test (B) Test (C) (a)Test for water (b)Gives the reaction of chlorides (c)Gives the reaction of magnesium
Solubility Very soluble in water, freely soluble in ethanol(96%)
Appearance of solution Solution is clear and colorless
Acidity or alkalinity Specified Test.
Bromides Not more than 500 ppm
Sulfates Not more than 100 ppm
Arsenic Not more than 2 ppm
Calcium Not more than 0.1%
Heavy Metals Not more than 10 ppm
Iron Not more than 10 ppm
Water 51% to 55% determined on 50mg
Assay Not less than 98.0% and not more than 101.0% of MgCl2.6H2O
Test Specification...IP
Appearance It occurs as colorless crystals and is hygroscopic.
Identification Test (A) Test (B) (a)It gives the reaction of chlorides (b)It gives the reaction of magnesium salts
Solubility Very soluble in water, freely soluble in alcohol
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and colorless
Acidity or alkalinity Passes test
Arsenic Maximum 2ppm
Heavy metals Maximum 20ppm
Iron Maximum 10ppm
Calcium Maximum 0.1%
Sulphates Maximum 100ppm
Assay Not less than 98% and not more than 101%
Test Specification...FCC
Appearance It occurs as colorless or white, flakes or crystals.
Identification Test(A) (a)A 1:10 aqueous solution gives positive tests for Magnesium and for Chloride.
Solubility It is very soluble in water, and freely soluble in alcohol.
Ammonium Not more than 0.005%
Lead Not more than 4mg/kg
Sulfate Not more than 0.03%
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 105.0% of MgCl2.6H2O
Test Specification...USP
Characters It occurs as a colorless or white odorless, deliquescent flakes or crystals, which lose water when heated to 100° and lose hydrochloric acid when heated to 110°
Identification Test(A) (a)A solution responds to the test for magnesium and for chloride
Solubility Very soluble in water; freely soluble in alcohol.
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and colorless
pH Between 4.5 and 7.0
Insoluble matter Not more than 0.005%
Sulfate Not more than 0.005%
Barium Specified test. No turbidity is produced within 2 hr.
Calcium Not more than 0.01%
Potassium Specified test. No turbidity is produced within 5 min.
Heavy metals Not more than 10 ppm
Residual solvents Meets the requirements
Assay Not less than 98.0% and not more than 101.0%
Test Specification...ACS
Insoluble matter Not more than 0.005%
Nitrate (NO3) Not more than 0.001%
Phosphate (PO4) Not more than 5 ppm
Sulfate (SO4) Not more than 0.002%
Ammonium (NH4) Not more than 0.002%
Barium (Ba) Not more than 0.005%
Calcium (Ca) Not more than 0.01%
Manganese (Mn) Not more than 5 ppm
Potassium (K) Not more than 0.005%
Sodium (Na) Not more than 0.005%
Strontium (Sr) Not more than 0.005%
Heavy metals (as Pb) Not more than 5 ppm
Iron (Fe) Not more than 5 ppm
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 102.0% of MgCl2.6H2O

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.

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We observe WHO Good manufacturing practice and Good laboratory practice.

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