Fumaric Acid

Fumaric Acid or trans-butenedioic acid, is a white crystalline chemical compound widely found in nature. Fumaric Acid has been used as Food Acidulant in various food products. It is widely used in the manufacture of medicines, drinks, food, animal feed, cleansing agents, unsaturated polyester, alkyd resins, and printing inks, and is the strongest organic food acid in titratable acidity and sourness.

Grade available: Available in FCC/Technical/Feed grade

Packing: 25 Kgs Paper Bags with LDPE liner/ 25/50 Kgs HDPE drums.


  • Food applications

    Fumaric Acid is used as Food Acidulent in Beverages, Bakery products, Fruit Juices, Nutraceutical drinks, Wine, Desserts, Confectioneries etc.

  • Feed Application

    Fumaric Acid is effectively used in piglet feeds during the post-weaning period.

  • Industrial Applications

    Fumaric Acid is used in Polyester, Alkyd Resins, Printing Inks, Paper sizing etc. It is also used as a mordant for dyes.

Typical Properties
Product Name Fumaric Acid
Molecular Formula C4H4O4
Molecular Weight 116.07 g/mol
Description A White Colorless Crystaline Powder
CAS No. 110-17-8
Typical Specifications
Test Limit
Solubility pH > 4.4
Melting Point 286 °C - 289 °C
Iron Max. 5 ppm
Assay 99.5% - 100.5%