|Characters||It occurs as amorphous, white or almost white powder, hygroscopic.|
|Identification Test A Test B||(a) Thin layer chromatography. (b) It gives the reaction of magnesium|
|Solubility||Very soluble in water, soluble in methanol, practically insoluble in methylene chloride.|
|Appearance of solution||Solution is clear and not more intensely coloured than reference solution B8|
|pH||Between 5.5 to 7.0|
|Specific optical rotation||Between -23.3 to -26.5 (anhydrous substances)|
|Related substances -Impurity B -Unspecified impurities -Total of other impurities||Not more than 1.0% Not more than 0.10% Not more than 0.5%|
|Impurity A||Not more than 0.6%|
|Chlorides||Not more than 500 ppm|
|Nitrates||Not more than 200 ppm|
|Sulphates||Not more than 0.1%|
|Arsenic||Not more than 2 ppm|
|Iron||Not more than 200 ppm|
|Water||Not more than 8.0%|
|Assay||Not less than 8.49% and not more than 8.84% of Mg (anhydrous substance).|
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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