21061

Sigma-Aldrich

Calcium carbonate

BioUltra, precipitated, ≥99.0% (KT)

Linear Formula:
CaCO3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
100.09
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
8008338
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.25

product line

BioUltra

Quality Level

assay

≥99.0% (KT)

form

powder

quality

precipitated

impurities

insoluble matter, passes filter test

loss

≤0.5% loss on drying, 110 °C

solubility

5 M HCl: 0.1 M at 20 °C, clear, colorless

density

2.93 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

anion traces

chloride (Cl-): ≤100 mg/kg
sulfate (SO42-): ≤200 mg/kg

cation traces

As: ≤0.1 mg/kg
Ba: ≤50 mg/kg
Bi: ≤5 mg/kg
Cd: ≤5 mg/kg
Co: ≤5 mg/kg
Cr: ≤5 mg/kg
Cu: ≤5 mg/kg
Fe: ≤50 mg/kg
K: ≤50 mg/kg
Li: ≤5 mg/kg
Mg: ≤1000 mg/kg
Mn: ≤100 mg/kg
Mo: ≤5 mg/kg
Na: ≤100 mg/kg
Ni: ≤5 mg/kg
Pb: ≤5 mg/kg
Sr: ≤500 mg/kg
Zn: ≤10 mg/kg

λ

0.1 M in 5 M HCl

UV absorption

λ: 260 nm Amax: ≤0.09
λ: 280 nm Amax: ≤0.06

SMILES string

[Ca++].[O-]C([O-])=O

InChI

1S/CH2O3.Ca/c2-1(3)4;/h(H2,2,3,4);/q;+2/p-2

InChI key

VTYYLEPIZMXCLO-UHFFFAOYSA-L

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Other Notes

Component of tetrathionate-containing and tetrathionate-producing culture media (TBG Broth) for buffering sulfuric acid produced on reduction of tetrathionate. Media component for luminous bacteria

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

nwg

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

K.H. Nealson
Methods in Enzymology, 57, 154-154 (1978)
M Azizur Rahman et al.
PloS one, 8(3), e58781-e58781 (2013-03-26)
An organic matrix consisting of a protein-polysaccharide complex is generally accepted as an important medium for the calcification process. While the role this "calcified organic matrix" plays in the calcification process has long been appreciated, the complex mixture of proteins...
Jane A Cauley et al.
Journal of women's health (2002), 22(11), 915-929 (2013-10-18)
Clinical outcomes of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) calcium plus vitamin D supplementation trial have been reported during 7.0 years of active intervention. We now report outcomes 4.9 years after the intervention stopped and cumulative findings. Postmenopausal women (N=36,282) were...
Sophie A Jamal et al.
Lancet (London, England), 382(9900), 1268-1277 (2013-07-23)
Phosphate binders (calcium-based and calcium-free) are recommended to lower serum phosphate and prevent hyperphosphataemia in patients with chronic kidney disease, but their effects on mortality and cardiovascular outcomes are unknown. We aimed to update our meta-analysis on the effect of...
Christopher T Parsons et al.
Environmental pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987), 178, 254-263 (2013-04-17)
Arsenic contamination of floodplain soils is extensive and additional fresh arsenic inputs to the pedosphere from human activities are ongoing. We investigate the cumulative effects of repetitive soil redox cycles, which occur naturally during flooding and draining, on a calcareous...

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