is derived from maize and purified. It is fine white powder with slight and
characteristic taste. It is practically insoluble in cold water and in alcohol.
|Description||Very fine, white or slightly yellowish powder or irregular white masses which are readily reducible to powder, creaks when pressed between the fingers; odourless and tasteless.|
|Solubility||Practically insoluble in cold water and in ethanol (95%).|
|Acidity, NMT, ml||2||Not Applicable|
|pH||-||4.5 - 7.0|
|Iron , ppm||40||20|
|Fluorescence||No fluorescence under screened UV Light||Not Applicable|
|Sulphated Ash, NMT, %||0.6||0.5|
|Loss on Drying, NMT % *||15||14|
|Sulfur Dioxide, %||Not Applicable||0.008|
|Organic Volatile Impurities||Not Applicable||Meets the requirements|
* Low moisture grade starch is also available.