|Product name: ||α-Ketoglutaric Acid |
|Molecular Formula: ||C5H6O5|
|Molecular Weight: ||146.098|
|CAS No.: ||328-50-7|
α-Ketoglutaric Acid is a white to off-white crystalline powder, tasteless, odorless. It is soluble in water, alcohol, sparely soluble in ether; long-term storage becomes light gray yellow, easy to deliquesce.
α-Ketoglutaric Acid is mainly used as an ingredient in sports nutrition drinks. It is an important metabolic intermediate in the microbial tricarboxylic acid cycle and a key link in the intracellular carbon-nitrogen metabolism.
|Appearance ||White to off-white crystalline powder, tasteless, odorless|
|Transmittance ||Not less than 97.0%|
|Melting point ||113~117℃|
|Iron||Not more than 10ppm|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 0.5%|
|Residue on ignition ||Not more than 0.2%|
|Heavy metal||Not more than 10ppm|
|Arsenic||Not more than 3ppm|
|Assay||More than 98.0%|
25kg/drum or as customer requirements.
Store in tightly closed original container, protected from light, in a dry place.