Agent Name

Ammonium gluconate

CAS Number

10361-31-6

Formula

C6-H12-O7.x-H3-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Gluconic acid, ammonium salt, D-; D-Gluconic acid, ammonium salt (1:?); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Ammonium Compounds

Description

White solid; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as a catalyst in textile printing, industrial chelating agent, emulsifying agent for cheese and salad dressings, and component of disinfectant compounds and skin care products; [HSDB]

Comments

Dust irritating to eyes, nose, and throat; [CHRIS]

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