Chemical formula: K3C6H5O7 * H2O
International name: POTASSIUM CITRATE
CAS No: 866-84-2 (Anhydrous) 6100-05-6 (Monohydrate)
Appearance: white crystalline powder
Packing: bags of 25 kg
Storage: Store in a dry, well-ventilated area
Potassium citrate K3C6H5O7 * H2O - a white crystalline powder, readily soluble in water, deliquescent, with salty taste.
Potassium citrate was prepared from citric acid by its interaction with an equivalent amount of potassium hydroxide.
Food additive "Potassium citrate trisodium 1-water" (potassium citrate) is intended for use in
• dairy and other food industries.
Potassium citrate is used as an acidity regulator, stabilizer, emulsifier and retardatora, for example, marmalade, jelly, melted cheese, yogurt, baby food, jams, preserves, jellies pectin, desserts, bakery, confectionery and so on. d. in an amount of up to 10 g / kg; as antioxidant synergist juices, margarine, vegetable oils, etc.