Lactic Acid Granules

Lactic Acid GranulesLactic acid, also known as milk acid, is a chemical compound that plays a role in various biochemical processes and was first isolated in 1780 by the Swedish chemist Carl Wilhelm Scheele.

Lactic acid is a carboxylic acid with the chemical formula C3H6O3.

It has a hydroxyl group adjacent to the carboxyl group, making it an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA).

In solution, it can lose a proton from the acidic group, producing the lactate ion (specifically an anion due to being negatively charged with an extra electron) CH3CH(OH)COO−.

Compared to acetic acid, its pKa is 1 unit smaller, meaning lactic acid looses its proton ten times as easy as acetic acid does.

This higher acidity is the cancequence of the intramolacular hydrogen bridge between the α-hydroxyl and the carboxylate group, making the latter less capable of keeping its proton tight.

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Lactic Acid EC Granules
Lactic Acid Granules
Lactic Acid Pellets

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Drug Layering, Fluid Bed Dryer, Fluid Bed Coater, Sifter & Blender, Extruder and Twin spheronizer.

Lactic Acid Granules
Systematic (IUPAC) Name
Lactic Acid Granules
Lactic Acid Granules
Chemical data
2-Hydroxypropanoic acid
CAS number : 50-21-5, 79-33-4 (L), 10326-41-7 (D)
ChemSpider : 96860
ATC code : G01AD01
Formula : C3H6O3
Mol. mass : 90.08 g mol-1

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