Calcium carbonate

Calcium carbonate

  • 2836.50.00
  • CaCO3
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  • 2836-50-00
  • Chalk, Aragonite
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China
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  • Others

Calcium carbonate is known by the formula CaCO3. It comprises 4 % of the earth’s total crust and is found in egg shells, snails, mineral rocks, pearls, shells of marine organisms and so on. It is an odourless, tasteless powder used in health supplements, agricultural industry, for environmental applications and many more.

 

Benefits:

  • Calcium carbonate in the form of ground limestone is a common and economical calcium source for animals.

  • Main function is bone and teeth formation, and deficiency or imbalance can cause poor growth rates, poor bone development, reduced milk output and milk fever.

  • Facilitates nerve conduction, muscle contraction, blood clotting and immune system activation.

 

Specification:

 

Property

Units

Value

Appearance

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White crystalline powder

Purity

%

99

Odor

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Odorless

Melting point

Deg C

825

Boiling point

Deg C

Decomposes

Solubility

 

Insoluble in water

Density

Kg/m3

2.711

 

Feed additives

Calcium carbonate in the form of ground limestone is a common and economical calcium source for animals

Main function is bone and teeth formation, and deficiency or imbalance can cause poor growth rates, poor bone development, reduced milk output and milk fever

Facilitates nerve conduction, muscle contraction, blood clotting and immune system activation

Food industry

Used as firming agent in canned fruits and vegetables, a source of dietary calcium in milks

Industrial 

Used as agricultural lime for fertile soil

Agriculture Industry

Used as building material for constructions; used for iron and iron ore purification in blast furnace.

Others

Used as disinfectant in households; Used in health supplements

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