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Calcium Propionate

Calcium Propionate

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Information on Calcium Propionate


General Information:-

 

Calcium Propionate is produced by Propionic Acid and Calcium Hydroxide. Calcium Propionate inhibit mold and it is observed that 2% calcium propionate added bread showed no visible molds for over 8 days in both wraped or unwrapped condition at room temp So in this way it increased shelf life of backery foods.In breads and rolls the common usage level for calcium propionate is between 0.3% - 0.5%. per hundred weight of flour.

New Alliance Dye Chem Pvt. Ltd. is a leading worldwide manufacturer of Calcium Propionate for use in food applications.

 

Specification-

 

Physical and Chemical parameter-

 

S.No.

Parameters

Specifications

1.

Appearance

White crystalline powder.

2.

Solubility (2% soln. at 25oC)

Soluble in water.

1.

pH (10% Soln.)

7.5 - 10.5

2.

Loss on drying (at 105ºC 2 hr) 

NMT- 4.0%

3.

Insoluble Matter

NMT - 0.3%

4.

Arsenic (As)

NMT - 3 ppm

5.

Fluoride (F)

NMT- 30 ppm

6.

Lead (Pb)

NMT - 10 ppm

7.

Test for Calcium (Ca)

Passes

8.

Assay (DWB)

NLT - 99.00%                                                                                      

Packing-   25kgs HDPE Bag.

Storage : In cool and dry place.