Ferrous Lactate is one of the popular food additives and ingredients in most countries, As a professional Ferrous Lactate supplier and manufacturer, Foodchem International Corporation has been supplying and exporting Ferrous Lactate from China for almost 15 years, please be assured to buy Ferrous Lactate at Foodchem. Any inquiries and problems please feel free to send emails to us via, we will reply you within 1 working day.

Ferrous Lactate

  • Type
  • E No. E585
  • CAS No. 5905-52-2
  • Qty in 20' FCL 20MT
  • Min. Order 1000KG
  • Packaging 25kg/bag
Ferrous Lactate


Ferrous lactate, or iron(II) lactate, is a chemical compound consisting of one atom of iron (Fe2+) and two lactate anions. It has the chemical formula Fe(C3H5O3)2. It is used as a food additive with E number E585. It is an acidity regulator and colour retention agent, and is also used to fortify foods with iron.


Item Specification
Description Light yellow green powder
Identification Positive
Total Fe >=18.9%
Ferrous >=18.0%
Moisture =<2.5%
Calcium =<1.2%
Heavy metals (as Pb) =<20ppm
Arsenic =<1ppm



1, What kinds of certificates can you offer?

Foodchem is an ISO2008 9001 certified company, as for Ferrous Lactate, we can offer HAPPC, KOSHER, HALAL Certificates, ect.

2, Is Foodchem a manufacturer or just a trading company?

Foodchem is both manufacturer and trading company, we are Ferrous Lactate distributor, at the same time, we are manufacturer of other products.

3, What is the Min Order Quantity of Ferrous Lactate?

Different products have different MOQ, for Ferrous Lactate, the MOQ is 500kg.

4, What is the price of Ferrous Lactate?

Foodchem is a famous supplier and manufacturer of Ferrous Lactate in China, and has been corporate with many Ferrous Lactate suppliers for several years, we can provide you with cost-effective Ferrous Lactate.

5, How long shall we wait for your reply?

We can guarantee to reply your inquiries of Ferrous Lactate in less than 24 hours in working days.

6, What kinds of transportation types can you provide?

Our main transportation methods include air transportation, land transportation and water transportation.

7, What kinds of payment terms can you accept?

The most commonly used payment terms are T/T, L/C, D/P, D/A, etc.

8, How long will I receive my good?

Foodchem has its own EDC warehouse in Shanghai, when your purchase order has been confirmed, inventory products will deliver within 1 week, other products delivery in 2 weeks.

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