Pharm-Rx Lactic Acid

Pharm-Rx Lactic Acid is derived from fermentation, and functions as an acidulant. Available in liquid form, it exhibits solubility in ethanol and ether.

Chemical Name: Lactic acid

CAS Number: 50-21-5

Functions: Acidulant

Synonyms: (±)-Lactic acid, (RS)-2-Hydroxypropanoic acid, 2-Hydroxy-2-methylacetic acid, 2-Hydroxypropanoic acid, 2-Hydroxypropionic acid, DL-Lactic acid, Lactate, NSC 367919, α-Hydroxypropanoic acid, α-Hydroxypropionic acid

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    Identification & Functionality

    Chemical Name
    Ingredient Origin
    Pharma & Nutraceuticals Functions
    Molecular formula
    C₃-H₆-O₃
    Chemical Structure

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    Properties

    Physical Form
    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight90.08

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