|Product name: ||L-Methionine|
|Molecular Formula: ||C5H11NO2S |
|Molecular Structure: |
|CAS No.: ||63-68-3|
L-Methionine occurs as colorless or white, lustrous plates, or as a white, crystalline powder. It is soluble in water, in alkali solutions, and in dilute mineral acids; slightly soluble in alcohol; and practically insoluble in ether.
In the pharmaceutical industry, L-methionine can be used as a main component of amino acid infusion and complex amino acids, and can also be used to synthesize medicinal vitamins, and can be used for the production of liver-protecting preparations by utilizing its anti-fatty liver function. In the food industry, it can be used as a nutritional supplement. In the feed industry, it is used as a nutritional supplement for feed to compensate for the amino acid balance.
|Appearance||White or almost white crystalline powder or colorless crystals|
|Specific rotation||20℃: +21.0°~ +25.0°or|
|25℃: +21.1°~ +25.1°|
|Loss on drying ||≤0.5%|
|Residue on ignition ||≤0.1%|
25kg/drum or as per requirement.
Store in a cool dry place and protected from light.