CAS: 77-92-9

Citric Acid

2-hydroxypropane-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acid
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Min. order 2000 lbs
Sample size 25-200 grams

Description and Uses

Citric acid (C6H8O7) is a week organic acid that naturally occurs in citrus fruits and used in a multitude of different industries and products, with more than a million tons of citric acid being manufactured every year. The typical application of citric acid is in food and beverages such as in soft drinks and candy, but is used in a variety of different products. Some of these other applications include cleaning agents, cosmetic products and even dietary supplements.

Food Uses:
  • Bakery
  • Cereals
  • Confectionery
  • Dairy
  • Dairy Alternatives
  • Desserts, Ice cream
  • Flavors
  • Fruit Preparations, Sweet Spreads
  • Fruits, Vegetables
  • Plant Based Meat Alternatives
  • Meat, Seafood
  • Ready Meals, Instant Food
  • Sauces, Dressings, Seasonings
  • Carbonated Soft Drinks
  • Instant Drinks, Syrups
  • Juice Drinks
  • RTD Tea and Coffee
  • Sports and Energy Drinks
  • Waters
Cleaners & Detergents:
  • Dish Washing
  • Industrial Cleaners
  • Laundry Care
  • Surface Care


  •  50 lb. or 25 kg. Bags
  • 2,000 lb. Super Sacks


  • USP
  • FCC
  • BP
  • EP
  • Kosher Pareve
  • Kosher Passover
  • Halal

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