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D-Gluconic acid solution

49-53 wt. % in H2O

2,3,4,5,6-Pentahydroxycaproic acid
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optical activity

[α]/D +9.0 to 15.5°


49-53 wt. % in H2O

refractive index

n20/D 1.4161


1.234 g/mL at 25 °C

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D-Gluconic acid is a non-volatile, organic acid generally used as a sequestering agent and as a scale inhibitor. Due to its tendency to chelate with earth alkaline elements and heavy metals, it is also used as a metal extractant. Gluconic acid and its salts are
used in hygienic products, food and pharmaceutical industry.


25 g in poly bottle
1, 4 kg in poly bottle

Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids



Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Certificate of Origin

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Clinical nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland), 32(2), 193-199 (2012-09-18)
Acute lower respiratory infections are the most frequent illnesses globally in children less than 5 years old. The aim of this randomized double blind controlled trial is to assess the effectiveness of zinc gluconate supplementation for 2 months period compared

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