Ferric Glycerophosphate (FGP) BPC


Iron Glycerophosphate; iron(iii) glycerophosphate; diiron tris(glycerophosphate)

Technical Data

CAS Number: 1301-70-8
Molecular Formula: C9H21 Fe2O18P3
Molecular Weight: 479.86
EC Number: 215-097-7

FabriChem Specifications

AppearanceA Yellow or Greenish-Yellow scales, granules or powder; odorless; almost tasteless.
Identification tests
1 & 2
as per BCP 63
Clarity of solution2.0 gm dissolves in 5ml of warm water; solution remains almost clear on dilution with 100 ml of cold water
ArsenicNMT 4 PPM
LeadNMT 50 PPM
SulphateAs per BPC 63
Residue on Ignition48.0 to 55.0%
Content of Fe13.0 to 16.0%
Total Viable Aerobic Bacterial CountNMT 1000 CFU/g
Yeast & MoldNMT 100 CFU/g
Escherichia ColiAbsent / 10 g
Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Absent / 10 g
Salmonella Species Absent / 10 g
Staphylococcus Aureus Absent / 10 g

Molecular Structure



Ferric Glycerophosphate is supplied by FabriChem as part of its product line of Glycerophosphates, which provide 100% water soluble mineral fortification with enhanced bioavailability (tasteless/odorless).