Alfa Aesar™ Maltitol, 97%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: B24158-18

MALTITOL, 98% 50G

UNSPSC: 12352104

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 585-88-6 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 50g

Product Code. 11431177

Quantity Price
1 £ 13.79 / 50g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 23-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Maltitol
CAS 585-88-6
Molecular Formula C12H24O11
Formula Weight 344.32g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006600
Beilstein 89983
Synonym 4-O-alpha-D-Glucopyranosyl-D-glucitol

Specification

Melting Point 149° to 152°C
Quantity 50g
Optical Rotation +107° (c=10 in Water)
Chemical Name or Material Maltitol
CAS 585-88-6
Assay 97%
Assay Percent Range 0.97
Molecular Formula C12H24O11
Formula Weight 344.32g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00006600
Beilstein 89983
Synonym 4-O-alpha-D-Glucopyranosyl-D-glucitol
RTECS Number LZ4394000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Maltitol is used in the manufacturing of sweets, including sugarless hard candies, chewing gum, chocolates, baked goods and ice cream. In the pharmaceutical industry, it is used as an excipient. Further, it is used as a plasticizer in gelatin capsules, humectant, emollient and a low-calorie sweetening agent. It is involved in the study to investigate the comparative effects of the maltitol chewing gums on reducing plaque.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in ethanol.

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.