|Product name: ||Sodium Benzoate|
|Molecular Formula: ||C7H5NaO2 |
|Molecular Structure: |
|CAS No.: ||532-32-1|
Sodium Benzoate occurs as white granules, crystalline powder, or flakes. One gram dissolves in 2mL of water, in 75mL of alcohol, and in 50mL of 90% alcohol.
Sodium benzoate is used as a food additive (preservative), a fungicide for the pharmaceutical industry, a mordant for the dye industry, a plasticizer for the plastics industry, and an intermediate for organic synthesis such as perfumes.
|Appearance||White crystalline powder or granules|
|Identification||It gives reaction of sodium and benzoate|
|Acidity or alkalinity||≤0.04%(as NaOH)|
25kg/paper bag or as per requirement.
Store in a cool, dry place.