Calcium Propionate

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Calcium Propionate E282

Product Description

CAS No. : 4075-81-4
Chemical Formula : C6H10CaO4
H.S.code : 291550
E No. : E282

Calcium Propionate, E282, CAS no. 4075-81-4, manufacturing process by chemical synthesis, calcium hydroxide and propionic acid as raw materials. Calcium Propionate is used in bakery products as a mold inhibitor like Sodium Propionate, keeps bread and baked goods from spoiling by preventing mold and bacterial growth. Properties as an anti-fungal agent, to reduce sodium levels in the diet. Calcium Propionate used in bread, other baked goods, processed meat, whey, and other dairy products in food industry. In agriculture, used to prevent milk fever in cows and as a feed supplement. As a professional Calcium Propionate supplier, we supply Calcium Propionate powder feed, food and pharma grade.

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  • Specification
  • Calcium Propionate food grade Specification

                                          ITEM             STANDARD
    Appearance White Powder
    Assay 99.0 ~ 100.5%
    Loss on Drying ≤ 4%
    Acidity and Alkalinity ≤ 0.1%
    PH (10%Solution ) 7.0-9.0
    Insoluble in Water ≤ 0.15%
    Heavy Metals (as Pb) ≤ 10 ppm
    Arsenic (as As) ≤ 3 ppm
    Lead ≤ 2 ppm
    Mercury ≤ 1 ppm
    Iron ≤ 5 ppm
    Fluoride ≤ 3 ppm
    Magnesium ≤ 0.4%

    Calcium Propionate feed grade specification

                                                        ITEM               STANDARD
    Appearance White Powder
    Assay > 99.0
    Loss on Drying ≤9.5%
    Acidity and Alkalinity ≤ 0.1%
    PH (10%Solution ) 7.0-9.0
    Insoluble in Water ≤ 0.15%
    Heavy Metals (as Pb) ≤ 10 ppm
    Arsenic (as As) ≤ 4 ppm
    Lead ≤ 2 ppm
    Mercury ≤ 1 ppm
    Iron ≤ 5 ppm
    Fluoride ≤3 ppm
    Magnesium ≤0.4%
    Product Calcium Propionate
    CAS 4075-81-4 INS 282
    Structure   Molecular
    formula
    C6H10CaO4 • nH2O(n=0,1)
    Properties White crystals or crystalline powder,monohydrate is colorless monoclinic crystals.The
    product iswhite powder, spherical or cylindrical particles.Odorless or slightly acid smell.
    QualitySpecification Standard               Item GB25548-2010 HG2921-1999 FCCV E282
    Content(dry basis) ≥99.0% ≥99% 98.0%~100.5% ≥99%
    Water insoluble matter ≤0.3% ≤0.3% ≤ 0.2% ≤0.3%
    PH  (10%) ——— 7~9 7.5~10.5 6~9
    Loss on drying(120℃,2h), ≤9.5% ≤9.5% ≤ 5.0% ≤4%
    Free acid and alkali Passed test Passed test ——— ———
    Arsenic (as As2O3) ≤0.0003% ≤0.0004% ——— ≤0.0003%
    Heavy metals (as Pb) ≤0.001% ≤0.001% ≤ 2 mg/kg ≤0.001%
    Fluoride (as F) ≤0.003% ≤0.003% ≤ 0.003% ≤0.001%
    Iron ≤0.005% ——— ——— ≤0.005%
    Magnesium(as MgO) ——— ——— Passed test (about
    0.4%)
    ———
    Application Calcium propionate is a new  kind of food additives, approved by WHO and FAO  as a safe
    food and feed mildew inhibitor.Also a new, safe, efficient, broad-spectrum fungicide of food
    and feed in brewing, food,feed,traditional chinese medicine etc.. Have widly  antibacterial
    function  to mold and bacteria .
    1. Used as food and feed mildew and as preservation agent in food and pastry.It can be easily
    mixed with flour.At the same time of it plays the role of  preservative,it can provide essential
    calcium, plays the role of fortifing foods.
    2.Inhibit mold and  aerobic bacillus which will cause the bread produce sticky silk material,
    but no inhibition on yeast.
    3. Unique preservative and anti-enzyme agent of aerobic spore producing bacteria,
    gram-negative bacteria, aflatoxin in starch, protein and oil-containing substances.
    4. As feed additive can effectively inhibit mildew, extend the shelf life of feed ,can also raise
    livestock appetite when combined with the other inorganic salts ,increase  milk production
    of >dairy cows.Suitable for the use of various feed for its small volatility, high temperatuer
    resistance, animal adaptability,
    5. Used as additive in toothpaste, cosmetics,and  have good preservative effect.
    Dosage The amount added in food in accordance with GB2760-2011:0.25-50 g/kg
    Packaging Net weight: 25kg,paper-plastic bag or woven bag lined with PE bag,can also be customized
    according to customer‘s requirements of packaging.
    Storage Stored in cool, dry and ventilated place.Must not be loaded and transported with toxic,
    hazardousand polluting substances.
  • Market and Price
  • As a professional Potassium Acetate supplier, we’re engaged in export and distribute Potassium Acetate for years.

    Price trend of Calcium Propionate

    Raw Materials price: Prices of raw material Propionic acid are stable.
    Market demand and supply : demand and supply is stable. Production capacity of the Calcium Propionate manufacturers didn’t change much.
    Market Forecast: Considering the current market trend, price of Calcium Propionate will be stable in the coming months.

  • Benefit
  • MSDS, Halal, Kosher, Gluten free
  • Calcium Propionate gluten free

    Calcium Propionate is gluten free and widely used in gluten free food to provide better appearance and longer shelf-life to bread, other baked goods, processed meat, whey, and other dairy products.

    Halal Certified Calcium Propionate

    Calcium Propionate is a calcium salt of propanoic acid manufactured through chemical synthesis, generally recognized as halal.

    Kosher Certified Calcium Propionate

    Calcium Propionate is general recognized as Kosher classified as Parve.

    Calcium Propionate MSDS

  • Side Effect
  • Side Effect of Calcium Propionate

    Though Calcium Propionate is regarded as safe supplement, there maybe some side effects: damage your stomach lining by exacerbating gastritis and inducing severe ulcers and cause irritability, restlessness, inattention and sleep disturbance.

  • Application and Uses
  • Application and Uses of Calcium Propionate

    Calcium Propionate Powder is used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Calcium Propionate is used as preservative, a mold inhibitor. The use of Calcium Propionate such as in wines, baked foods, cakes, fruit jams, bean products and chocolate, breads, vinegar, soy sauce, and soy food cakes.

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