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Citric Acid Anhydrous

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Description: A colorless, crystalline organic compound belonging to the family of carboxylic acids, present in practically all plants and in many animal tissues and fluids. It is one of a series of compounds involved in the physiological oxidation of fats, proteins, and carbohydrates to carbon dioxide and water (see tricarboxylic acid cycle).
First isolated from lemon juice by a Swedish chemist, Carl Wilhelm Scheele, in 1784, citric acid is manufactured by fermentation of cane sugar or molasses in the presence of a fungus, Aspergillus niger. It is used in confections and soft drinks (as a flavoring agent), in metal-cleaning compositions, and in improving the stability of foods and other organic substances (by suppressing the deleterious action of dissolved metal salts).


Synonyms: beta-hydroxytricarballylic acid; aciletten; citretten; Citro; hydrocerol a; 2-Hydroxytricarballylic acid; 2-Hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid; Hydroxytricarballylic acid; citrate ion; Citralite.

  • Cas #: 77-92-9
  • C6H8O7 192.13
  • Shipping Info: Not Regulated
  • Appearance: Fine Granular
  • Country of Origin: USA
    Grade: Tech

 
Total Product Price:   
  
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Citric Acid 2lbs

($ 7.97)

Citric Acid 7lbs

($ 21.81)

Citric Acid 15lbs

($ 37.90)

Citric Acid 36lbs

($ 86.40)

Citric Acid 55lbs

($ 127.05)
 


PRODUCT REVIEWS


Product Rating: 5/5
Submitted by: Susanne
Date of Review: 2014-07-25 08:44:32
Pros: An excellent product for making bath bombs and other things too. Thank you !
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