|Characters||It occurs as a white or almost white, fine, slightly hygroscopic powder.|
(a)It responds to the test for citrate
(b)It responds to the test for magnesium
(c) Test for pH- Between 6.0 and 8.5
(d) Loss on drying – not more than 3.5%
|Solubility||Soluble in water, practically insoluble in ethanol (96%). It dissolves in dilute hydrochloric acid|
|pH||Between 6.0 and 8.5|
|Appearance of Solution||Solution is not more opalescent than reference suspension III and not more intensely colored than reference solutions Y7or BY6|
|Oxalates||Not more than 280ppm|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 3.5%|
|Sulfates||Not more than 0.2%|
|Heavy metals||Not more than 10ppm|
|Iron||Not more than 100ppm|
|Calcium||Not more than 0.2%|
|Assay||Not less than 15.0% and not more than 16.5% of Magnesium (Mg), calculated on dried basis.|
|Character||It occurs as a white powder.|
(a)Specified Test. It gives the reaction of magnesium.
(b)Specified Test. It gives the reaction of citrate.
|pH||Between 5 to 9|
|Chloride||Not more than 0.05%|
|Sulfate||Not more than 0.2%|
|Heavy Metals||Not more than 50 ppm|
|Arsenic||Not more than 3 ppm|
|Iron||Not more than 200 ppm|
|Calcium||Not more than 1% on dried basis.|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 2%|
|Residual solvents||Meets the requirement.|
|Assay||Not less than 14.5% and not more than 16.4% on 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.
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