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Folic Acid

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    Folic Acid

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  • 2 Manufacturing facilities
  • World’s largest producer
  • Local sales offices
  • Feed and food grades
  • GFSI
  • FAMI QS accreditation
  • ISO 9001, 14001
  • Kosher
  • Halal

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Specifications

Folic Acid

Quality

FSSC22000

FAMI-QS

BS-OHSAS18001

Folic Acid Specification

Chemical Name:N4-(2-amino-4-oxopteridin-6-yl) methylaminobenzoyl-L-glutamic acid
Molecular Formula:C19H19N7O6
Molecular Weight:441.40

Strucural Formula:

Folic-Acid

Description:

Folic Acid is a valuable member of the B vitamin family widely used in feed, food and
nutraceutical applications. It is found naturally in many foods including dark leafy vegetables and
a variety of fruits. Many foods including fortified breakfast cereals contain Folic Acid for its health
benefits. A yellow or orange yellow crystalline powder, odorless and tasteless, insoluble in water,
ethanol, acetone, chloroform and ether, but freely soluble in dilute solutions of alkali hydroxides
or carbonates.

Suggested Usage/Applications:

  • Premixes
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Animal Feedstock

Specification:

Test Item
Specification
Purity (on dry basis)96.0% ~ 102%
Loss on Drying
5.0% ~ 8.5%
Residue on Ignition≤ 0.2%
Free AminesMeets the requirements
Solubility
Meets the requirements

Niutang Folic Acid meets all the requirements of the current FCC.