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Molecular Structure

IUPAC Name: 2-aminoethanesulfonic acid

Synonyms:
Amino sulphonic acid, 2-Aminoethane-1-sulfonic acid , Tauric acid

General Info:

CAS Number

Molecular Formula

Molecular Weight

107-35-7

C2H7NO3S

125.15 g/mol


Sales Specification:

Parameter

Limit

Taurine  Tech.

Taurine  USP

Appearance

-

White crystalline powder

White crystalline powder

Assay

-

98.5 - 101.5 %

98.5 - 101.5 %

Chloride

Max.

 0.50  %

 0.05 %

Sulphate

Max.

0.50  %

0.03 %

Iron

Max.

0.05%

0.003 %

Heavy Metal

Max.

0.05 %

0.0015 %

Residue on ignition

Max.

1.00 %

0.30 %

Loss on drying

Max.

0.50 %

0.30 %


Applications:

  1. Taurine is an ingredient in energy drinks.

  2. Taurine is used in preparation of magnesium salt of Taurine. Magnesium salt of Taurine, is a mineral supplement of magnesium.

  3. Taurine is essential for cardiovascular function, and development add function of skeletal muscle, the retina, and the central nervous system.

  4. Taurine has also been shown to help people with congestive heart failure by increasing the force and effectiveness of heart-muscle contractions.

  5. Taurine is an essential dietary requirement for feline health.

  6. Taurine is used in the preparation of the anthelmintic drug netobimib (Totabin).

  7. Taurine is also used in some contact lens solutions

  8. Taurine can be used as nutritional supplements in food such as in dairy products, beverages, milk formula, baby formula, milk powder, and bean products.

  9. Taurine can be used as nutritional supplements in beverage such as in tea.

  10. Taurine can be used as Antihypertensive drugs, hypoglycemic drugs, cardiac drugs in Pharmaceutical.

  11. Taurine can be used in cosmetic and personal care products such as in skin care products

  12. Taurine can be used as nutritional supplement in Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed such as in cat food.

  13. Taurine is widely used as intermediate in various other industries.