- It is present in the form of white powder/ liquid
- It is soluble in water.
- Harmless in nature
- It is prepared by separating the inner layer of lemon’ skin or other citric fruits
- Pure N-F and jelly
- It is used in the preparation of fruit jellies, food products and emulsifying agents.
- Also used in the manufacturing of bakery, cosmetic and medicine
It is also used as dehydrating agent