Sodium Benzoate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™
Brand: Alfa Aesar A15946.0C
UNSPSC : 12352106
Code : NEW
Additional Details : CAS Number : 532-32-1 Weight : 0.01000kg
Sodium benzoate is widely used as a preservative in food, medicine, cosmetics and animal feeds. It is used in the treatment of hyperammonemia and urea cycle disorders. It is used in the fireworks as a fuel in whistle mix. It is also used in the preparation of toothpaste and mouthwashes. It finds application in most of the acidic foods such as salad dressings (vinegar), carbonated drinks (carbonic acid), jams and fruit juices (citric acid), pickles (vinegar), and condiments.
Soluble in water, alcoholSoluble in water, alcohol, ammonia and pyridine.
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with alkalis, mineral acids and strong oxidizing agents.
|Benzoic acid sodium salt|
|Soluble in water, alcohol|