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Substance Name: Calcium carrageenan
RN: 9049-05-2
UNII: 5C4SQ0541D

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Reproductive Effect
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Calcium carrageenan
  • Carrageenan, calcium salt

Synonyms

  • Algin gum
  • Calcium carageenin
  • Calcium carrageenan
  • Calcium carrageenate
  • Calcium carragheenate
  • Carrageen, calcium salt
  • Carrageenan calcium salt
  • Carrageenan, calcium salt
  • Carrageenan, calcium, L-
  • UNII-5C4SQ0541D
  • Viscarin 402

Systematic Names

  • Carrageenan, calcium salt
  • Carrageenan, calcium(II) salt

Superlist Names

  • Algin gum
  • Calcium carrageenan

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9049-05-2

FDA UNII

  • 5C4SQ0541D

Other Registry Numbers

  • 37359-56-1
  • 8036-85-9
  • 8036-86-0
  • 8036-87-1
  • 8039-17-6

System Generated Number

  • 0009049052

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
hamster LD50 oral 6180mg/kg (6180mg/kg)   FAO Nutrition Meetings Report Series. Vol. 53A, Pg. 386, 1974.
mouse LD50 oral 8710mg/kg (8710mg/kg)   FAO Nutrition Meetings Report Series. Vol. 53A, Pg. 386, 1974.
rabbit LD50 oral 2280mg/kg (2280mg/kg)   FAO Nutrition Meetings Report Series. Vol. 53A, Pg. 386, 1974.
rat LD50 oral 5140mg/kg (5140mg/kg)   FAO Nutrition Meetings Report Series. Vol. 53A, Pg. 386, 1974.