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LC2868 Gum arabic

spray-dried, suitable for use as excipient EMPROVE exp Ph Eur,BP


Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC29868 Plastic bottle 1 kg Inquire
AC29868 Double PE Sack  25 kg Inquire


Product information
Grade Ph Eur,BP
Synonyms Acacia
HS Code 1301 20 00
EC number 232-519-5
CAS number 9000-01-5


Chemical and physical data
Solubility 500 g/l (20 °C)
Density 1.4 g/cm3
Bulk density 600 kg/m3
pH value 5 (100 g/l, H2O, 20 °C)
Vapor pressure (20 °C)
Flash point >250 °C


Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
Precautionary Statement(s) P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Signal Word Warning
Hazard Pictogram(s)
Storage class 10 – 13 Other liquids and solids
WGK NWG not water endangering
Disposal 3
Relatively unreactive organic reagents should be collected in container A. If halogenated, they should be collected in container B. For solid residues use container C.


Safety information
R Phrase R 36
Irritating to eyes.
Categories of danger irritant
Hazard Symbol Irritant



Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat > 16000 mg/kg


Identity conforms
Glucose and fructose (TLC) conforms
Starch, dextrin and agar conforms
Sterculia gum conforms
Tannin conforms
Tragacantha conforms
Residual solvents (Ph.Eur./USP/ICH) excluded by production process
Ash ≤ 4.0 %
Loss on drying (105 °C) ≤ 10.0 %
Microbiological purity
– Total aerobic microbial count (TAMC)
≤ 1.0E+03 CFU/g
– Total yeast and mould count (TYMC) ≤ 1E+02 CFU/g
– Bile tolerant Gram negative Bacteria (absent in 1 g) conforms
– Escherichia coli (absent in 1 g) conforms
– Pseudomonas aeruginosa (absent in 1 g) conforms
– Staphylococcus aureus (absent in 1 g) conforms
– Candida albicans (absent in 1 g) conforms
– Salmonella ssp (absent in 10 g) conforms