Skip navigation
Sub Menu Here

Calcium Acetate


Calcium acetate and other calcium salts are phosphate binders. They work by binding with the phosphate in the food you eat, so that it is eliminated from the body without being absorbed.

CAS Number
Acetate of lime, calcium ethanoate
Chemical Formula



• Used as a food additive, stabilizer, buffer, and sequestrant, mainly in confectionary products under the number E263.
• As a corrosion inhibitor.
• In the manufacturing of lubricants.
• As a stabilizer in resins.
• In bakery goods as an anti-mould agent.
• In gelatine as a thickener.
• As an esterification catalyst.

Product info download

Please note: We are unable to sell chemicals to members of the public.


    Cookie Policy

    This website uses cookies. You can read more information about why we do this, and what they are used for here.

    Accept Decline