Sodium Citrate Monobasic Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Sodium Citrate Monobasic Properties

Sodium Citrate Monobasic

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Sodium Citrate Monobasic is an acid salt.It is one of the 3 citric acid salts. Sodium Citrate is used as a relatively strong sequestrant. It can be prepared by the direct reaction of sodium carbonate or bicarbonate with citric acid. It is used to prevent platelet clumping in blood samples.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White, Odourless Crystals or Crystalline Powder
CAS Number 18996-35-5
EINECS Number 242-734-6
InChI 1S/C6H8O7.Na/c7-3(8)1-6(13,5(11)12)2-4(9)10;/h13H,1-2H2,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)(H,11,12);/q;+1/p-1
Molar Mass 214.104 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H7O7Na
Synonyms Monosodium Dihydrogen Citrate; Sodium Dihydrogen Citrate; Monosodium Citrate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X