Chemical formula :C ₆ H ₈ O ₇
Molecular weight :192.13
EINECS : 201-069-1
Melting point :153 to 159 ℃
Boiling point ：175 ℃ (decomposition)
Soluble ：in water
Density ：1.542 g/cm ³
Appearance： white crystalline powder
Flash point :155.2 ℃
Applied: industry, food industry, cosmetics industry
In Food Production
Citric Acid Anhydrous E330 can be used as acidity regulator and preservative in food such as in Bakery, Cereals, Snacks, Confectionery, Dairy, Desserts, Ice Cream, Flavours, Fruit Preparations, Sweet Spreads, Fruits, Vegetables, Meat, Seafood, Ready Meals, Instant Food, Sauces, Dressings, Seasonings
Citric Acid Anhydrous E330 can be used as acidity regulator and antioxidant in beverage such as in Alcoholic Beverages, Carbonated Soft Drinks, Instant Drinks, Syrups, Juice Drinks, RTD Tea and Coffee, Sports and Energy Drinks, Waters.
Citric Acid Anhydrous E330 can be used as thrombin inhibitor and fungicide in Pharmaceutical.
In Health and Personal care
Citric Acid Anhydrous E330 can be used as exfoliating agent and antioxidant in Cosmetics and personal care products such as in Deodorants, Fragrances, Hair Care, Oral Care, Skin Care, Soap and Bath Products
In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry
Citric Acid Anhydrous E330 can be used as antioxidant and ph regulator in Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed.
In Other Industries
Citric Acid Anhydrous E330 can be used in chemical cleaning, concrete admixtures, plasticizers, and a range of other applications.
The market size of citric acid in China has basically remained stable since 2016, with an average annual market size of about 2 billion. As a downstream industry of starch processing, citric acid currently accounts for about 4% of the market size of the whole starch processing industry, and the upstream starch industry has a decisive impact on its market.