Potassium Citrate

Potassium citrate is the potassium salt of citric acid. It is produced by neutralizing a water solution of citric acid using potassium carbonate or potassium bicarbonate, and then crystallizing the potassium citrate.

Functionality

Potassium citrate is used as a buffering and alkalizing agent that helps to reduce the acidity of orange juice or other acidic juices.