CHEBI:52239 - aragonite

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ChEBI Name aragonite
ChEBI ID CHEBI:52239
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Formula CCaO3
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): food colouring
A food additive that imparts colour to food. In European countries, E-numbers for permitted food colours are from E 100 to E 199, divided into yellows (E 100-109), oranges (E 110-119), reds (E 120-129), blues and violets (E 130-139), greens (E 140-149), browns and blacks (E 150-159), and others (E 160-199).
(via calcium carbonate )
antacid
Any substance which is used to neutralise stomach acidity.
(via calcium carbonate )
food firming agent
A food additive that is used to make or keep fruit or vegetable tissues firm and crisp. or which interacts with gelling agents such as pectin to produce or strengthen a gel.
(via calcium carbonate )
Application(s): fertilizer
A fertilizer is any substance that is added to soil or water to assist the growth of plants.
(via calcium carbonate )
food colouring
A food additive that imparts colour to food. In European countries, E-numbers for permitted food colours are from E 100 to E 199, divided into yellows (E 100-109), oranges (E 110-119), reds (E 120-129), blues and violets (E 130-139), greens (E 140-149), browns and blacks (E 150-159), and others (E 160-199).
(via calcium carbonate )
antacid
Any substance which is used to neutralise stomach acidity.
(via calcium carbonate )
food firming agent
A food additive that is used to make or keep fruit or vegetable tissues firm and crisp. or which interacts with gelling agents such as pectin to produce or strengthen a gel.
(via calcium carbonate )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing aragonite (CHEBI:52239) is a calcium carbonate (CHEBI:3311)
aragonite (CHEBI:52239) is a carbonate mineral (CHEBI:46720)
Synonyms Sources
Aragonit ChEBI
aragonita ChEBI
aragonite ChEBI
aragonito ChEBI
Registry Number Type Source
14791-73-2 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
25 March 2009