Fumaric Acid (IP/BP/USP)

PRODUCT NAME

 

FUMARIC ACID - IP/USP

Chemical formula 

 

C4H404

Molecular weight   

 

116.1

Standard pack size

 

25 KG. PAPER BAG / 50 KG. HDPE BAG

Retest period

 

5 Years from the date of manufacture

Application

 

 


Sr. No.

TEST

SPECIFICATION

REFERENCE

1.

Description

A white, odorless granules or crystalline powder.

IP

2

 

Solubility

Soluble methanol(95%),slightly soluble in water and ether, very slightly soluble in chloroform

IP

3.

Identification

The infrared absorption spectrum of sample should be concordant with spectrum obtained from Fumaric acid reference/working standard or with the reference spectrum of Fumaric acid

IP

4  

 

Heavy Metals

Less than 10 ppm

IP

5

 

Sulphate Ash

Not more than 0.1

IP

6.

Water

Not more than 0.5%

IP

7

 

Maleic acid

Not more than 0.1

IP

8.

Assay

Not less than 99.5% & Not more than 100.5%.

IP


Sr. No.

TEST

SPECIFICATION

REFERENCE

1.

Description

A white, odorless granules or crystalline powder.

USP

2

 

Solubility

Soluble methanol(95%),slightly soluble in water and ether, very slightly soluble in chloroform

USP

3.

Identification

The infrared absorption spectrum of sample should be concordant with spectrum obtained from Fumaric acid reference/working standard or with the reference spectrum of Fumaric acid

USP

4  

 

Heavy Metals

Less than 10ppm

USP

5.

Water

Not more than 0.5%

USP

6.

 

Maleic acid

Not more than 0.1%

USP

7.

Assay

Not less than 99.5% & Not more

than 100.5%.

USP