Potassium Citrate

Short Description:

NamePotassium citrate

SynonymsTripotassium citrate; 2-Hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid tripotassium salt

Molecular FormulaC6H5K3O7

Molecular Weight306.37

CAS Registry Number866-84-2


HS Code:29181500


Packing:25kg bag/drum/carton

Port of loading: China main port

Port of dispapch:Shanghai ; Qindao;Tianjin

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Potassium citrate is a white transparent crystal or white granular powder, odorless, taste salty, cool feeling, the relative density is 1.98. Moisture absorption in the air easily deliquescence. Soluble in glycerin, almost insoluble in ethanol.  


In food processing industry, it is used as buffer, chelating agent, stabilizer, antibiotic oxidizer, emulsifier, flavor. Used in dairy product,jellies, jam, meat, tinned,pastry. Used as emulsifier in cheese and used in citrus freshening. In pharmaceutical industry, it is used for curing hypokalimia, potassium depletion and alkalization of urine.

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  • Name of index Specifications
    Content, % 99.0-101.0
    Chlorides, % 0.005 max
    Sulfates,% 0.015 max
    Oxalates,% 0.03 max
    Heavy Metals(Pb),% 0.001 max
    Sodium Base ,% 0.3 max
    Loss on drying,% 4.0-7.0
    Alkalinity,% Accord with the test
    Easy carbonify substance Accord with the test

    Storage: in dry, cool, and shaded place with original packaging, avoid moisture, store at room temperature.

    Shelf Life: 48 months 

    Package:in 25kg/bag


    1. What’s your payment terms?
    T/T or L/C.

    2. What’s your delivery time?
    Usually we will arrange the shipment in 7 -15 days.

    3. How about the packing?
    Usually we provide the packing as 25 kg / bag or carton. Of course, if you have special requirements on them, we will according to you.

    4. How about the validity of the products?
    According to the products you ordered.

    5. What documents you provide? 
    Usually, we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.

    6. What is loading port?
    Usually is Shanghai,Qingdao or Tianjin.

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