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Sorbitol Powder / Granular
Jan 23, 2017

Product Detail

Basic Info
  • Model NO.:GGS-98

  • Type:Sorbitol

  • Nutritional Value:Non-nutritional Type

  • Effect:Retains Water

  • Resource:Chemosynthesis

  • Trademark:Golden Grain

  • Specification:ISO, HACCP, HALAL, SGS, KOSHER

  • Origin:China

  • HS Code:29054400

Product Description
Product Name: Sorbitol Powder 
Synonyms: D-Glucitol, D-Sorbitol, Sorbit, Sorbol, 
CAS No.: 50-70-4 
INS No.: 420 
H.S. Code.: 29054400 
Molecular Formula: C6H14O6 
Molecular Weight: 182.2 
Description: Sorbitol, a polyol (sugar alcohol), is a bulk sweetener found in numerous food products. Sorbitol is about 60 percent as sweet as sucrose with one-third fewer calories. It has a smooth mouthfeel with a sweet, cool and pleasant taste. 

Specification: Food Grade FCC V; Pharmaceutical Grade BP/USP/EP.
Item                     Specification 
Appearance               White, Crystal Granular, or Powder 
Assay                     98.0% Min. 
Moisture Content          1.0% Min. 
Total Sugar               0.30% Max. 
Reducing Sugar            0.10% Max. 
Density                   1.45 Min. 
Specific Rotation        4.0 to 7.0 
PH Value (50%)           5.0 to 7.0 
Residue on Ignition       0.1% Max. 
Heavy Metals (as Pb)      5ppm Max. 
Nickel                    1ppm Max. 
Lead                      0.5ppm Max. 
Chlorides                 10ppm Max. 
Sulphates                 20ppm Max. 
Arsenic                   1ppm Max. 
Particle Size            20 to 40mesh, 20 to 60mesh, 60 to 80mesh, 80 to 120mesh 
Total Plate Count         1000pcs/g Max. 
Molds and Yeasts          100pcs/g Max. 
E. Coli                  Negative 
Salmonella               Negative in 25g 

Package: 25kg/Bag with Kraft Bag and PE inner. 
Usage: Sorbitol has been safely used in processed foods for almost half a century. It is also used in other products, such as Food Additives (Humectant; Texturizing Agent; Nutritive Sweetener), Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics Industry, it is non-cariogenic and may be useful to people with diabetes. 
Sorbitol has been affirmed as GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is approved for use by the European Union and numerous countries around the world, including Australia, Canada and Japan. 
Storage: Store in a cool, dry, ventilated environment.