DL-Malic Acid, E297, CAS no.617-48-1, is a isomer of L-Malic Acid manufactured through chemical synthesis, available as White crystals or crystalline powder. DL-Malic Acid used in foods such as wines, beverages, fruit juices and chewing gums. It is not only the third food acidity regulator coming after citric acid and lactic acid, but also one of the biggest and most promising organic acids in food industry across the current world. Malic acid can be added in cool drinks, powder drinks, lactic acid drinks, milk drinks and fruit juice drinks to improve their tastes and flavors. Malic acid is often added together with Aspartame, an artificially synthesized dipeptide sweetener, into soft drinks as the flavor stabilizer.
DL-Malic Acid Specification
|Appearance||White crystals or crystalline powder|
|Assay||99.0 – 100.5%|
|Specific Rotation||-0.10 o — +0.10 o|
|Residue on ignition||0.10% max|
|Water-insoluble substance||0.1% max|
|Fumaric Acid||1.0% max|
|Maleic Acid||0.05% max|
|Heavy metals(as Pb)||10 ppm max|
|Arsenic(As)||4 ppm max|
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Price trend of DL-Malic Acid
Raw Materials price: Prices of raw material fumaric acid are stable.
Market demand and supply : demand and supply is stable. Production capacity of the DL-Malic Acid manufacturers didn’t change much.
Market Forecast: Considering the current market trend, price of DL-Malic Acid will be stable in the coming months.
DL-Malic Acid is gluten free and widely used in gluten free food to provide fresh acidic taste to sour sweets and potato chips.
DL-Malic Acid is a isomer of L-Malic Acid manufactured through chemical synthesis, available as White crystals or crystalline powder, generally recognized as halal.
DL-Malic Acid is general recognized as Kosher classified as Parve.
DL-Malic Acid is considered safe, the side effects may cause gastrointestinal problems such as bloating or cramping.
DL-Malic Acid can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. L-Malic Acid is used in confectionary, beverages, fruit preparations and preserves, desserts, and bakery products. L-Malic Acid also used as a color stabilizer and adjuster of acidity for fruit processing.