Acesulfame Potassium Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Acesulfame Potassium, which is the potassium salt of Acesulfame, is a synthetic high intense sweetener (calorie-free sweetener) with an approximate sweetening power which is 180-200 times that of sucrose. It is chemically related to saccharin. Acesulfame K is a white, nonhygroscopic, crystalline powder with high solubility in water.
Synonyms and Trade Names: Acesulfame Potassium; Acesulfame K; Ace K; E950; 6-methyl-3, 4- dihydro-1, 2, 3-oxathiazin-4 (3H)-one-2,2-clioxide potassium salt; potassium 6-methyl-2,2-dioxo-oxathiazin-4-olate; Sunett; Sweet One
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph. Eur; JP; IP; FCC
Uses and Applications: Intense sweetening agent used in cosmetics, foods, beverage products, dietary supplements and pharmaceutical products.
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