Taurine Quick Details
Chemical Name: Taurine
CAS No.: 107-35-7
Molecular Fomula: C2H7NO3S
Appearance: White crystalline powder
Taurine Typical Properties
|Item||Standard of JP16||Standard of USP38|
|Characteristics||A white crystalline powder, odorless|
|Clarity and color of solution||Clear and colorless||----------|
|Chloride||0.011% max||0.05% max|
|Heavy metals||10 ppm max||15ppm max|
|Iron||10ppm max||30ppm max|
|Related substances||Meet to requirement||----------|
|Loss on drying||0.20%(105℃, 2 hours) max||0.3%(105℃, 3 hours) max|
|Residue on ignition||0.1% max||0.3%max|
|Total plate count||NMT 100/g||NMT 1000/g|
|Mold||NMT 50/g||NMT 50/g|
|Yeast||NMT 50/g||NMT 50/g|
|Related compounds||Meet to requirement||0.5% max|
|Residual solvents||-----------||Meer to requirement|
Although taurine is not an amino acid that constitutes a protein, it is widely distributed and is an essential amino acid for human growth. It plays an important role in promoting the growth of important organs such as the brain of children, especially infants and young children.
It is used as a nutritional fortifier ( especially for infants without breastfeeding ).
2.Taurine in energy drinks
It is an important energy additive for sports nutrition foods.
3.Taurine in medicine
It is used to treat diseases such as colds, fever, neuralgia, tonsillitis, bronchitis, rheumatoid arthritis and drug poisoning.
4.Taurine in other industries
It is used in the detergent industry and in the production of fluorescent whitening agents. It is also used in other organic synthesis and biochemical reagents.
It is a non-selective endogenous agonists of glycine receptor. It is an essential sulfonated amino acid that regulates apoptosis in some cells and participates in many metabolic activities in the body. It is the metabolites of methionine and cysteine.
Taurine Packaging and Shipping
25kgs per drum
Product storage requirements： Cool dry place.