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Glycine CAS No. 56-40-6

Product Description

CAS No. : 56-40-6
Chemical Formula : C2H5NO2
H.S.code : 292249
E number : E640

Glycine, E640, CAS No.56-40-6, a nonessential amino acid, manufacturing process via chemical synthesis from formaldehyde or monochloroacetic acid and ammonia. As a professional supplier of Glycine powder, we supply industrial/feed/food grade/pharma grade. Glycine used in Soy sauce/Vinegar/Cooking wine/Vegetables pickled in soy sauce/Noodles/Hamburg/ Fish and Vegetable product as flavoring nutrient supplement. Also in chemical products for daily useCosmetics/Hair care products. For nutrition, it is used as a component for parenteral and enteral nutrition. Glycine is important in the synthesis of proteins, peptides, purines, nucleic acids and other amino acids.

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  • Specification
  • Glycine food grade Specification

    Apperance White Crystals crystalline powder
    Identification Positive
    Assay( C2H5NO2)  % ( on dried matter) 98.5-101.5
    pH Value(5g/100ml in water) 5.6-6.6
    Heavy Metals(As Pb) ≤ % 0.001
    Loss on drying ≤ % 0.2
    Residue on ignition(as sulphated ash) ≤ %  0.1
    Chloride(As Cl) ≤ % 0.02
    Sulphate(As SO4) ≤ % 0.0065
    Ammonium(As NH4) ≤ % 0.01
    Arsenic( As As) ≤ % 0.0001
    Lead ( As Pb) ≤ % 0.0005

    Glycine tech grade Specification

    Apperance White Crystals crystalline powder
    Assay( C2H5NO2)  % ( on dried matter) 98.5
    pH Value(5g/100ml in water) 5.5-7.0
    Iron(FE) ≤ % 0.03
    Loss on drying ≤ % 0.3
    Residue on ignition ≤ % 0.1
  • Market and Price
  • As a professional supplier of Glycine powder, we’re engaged in export and distribute Glycine for years.

    Price trend of Glycine

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

  • Benefit
    • Food Grade: As a professional supplier of Glycine powder, we supply feed/food grade/pharma grade.
  • MSDS, Halal, Kosher, Gluten free
  • Glycine gluten free

    Glycine is gluten free and widely used in gluten free food to provide a great dietary supplement that are essential for human health to processed food.

    Halal Certified Glycine

    Glycine is generally consider as Halal.

    Kosher Certified Glycine

    L-Glycine is general recognized as Kosher classified as Parve.

    Glycine MSDS

  • Side Effect
  • Side Effect of Glycine

    Glycine is generally considered a safe ingredient. The side effects may: nausea, vomiting, upper digestive tract discomfort, and mild drowsiness. However, potentially serious side effects of glycine can also occur. Contact your healthcare provider if you have symptoms of schizophrenia that are getting worse or develop signs of an allergic reaction while taking glycine supplements.

  • Application and Uses
  • Application and Uses of Glycine

    Food grade Glycine is mainly used as a nutritional supplement and food additive. It is also used in alcoholic beverages as an acid corrector or buffer for the composition of wine and soft beverage. Glycine is used as an additive for the making of salted vegetables and sweet jams, sauces, vinegar and fruit juice.

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