Sodium propionate, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar

Manufacturer Part Number: A17440.36

UNSPSC: 12352106

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 137-40-6 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 11468027

Quantity Price
1 £ 13.67 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 28-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sodium propionate
CAS 137-40-6
Molecular Formula C3H5NaO2
Linear Formula CH3CH2CO2Na
Formula Weight 96.06
MDL Number MFCD00002759
Merck Index 14,8669
Synonym Propionic acid sodium salt

Specification

Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P312-P363-P322-P302+P352-P501a
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H312
Formula Weight 96.06
Quantity 500g
Merck Index 14,8669
RTECS Number UF7525000
TSCA TSCA
Linear Formula CH3CH2CO2Na
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Synonym Propionic acid sodium salt
MDL Number MFCD00002759
CAS 137-40-6
Chemical Name or Material Sodium propionate
Molecular Formula C3H5NaO2

Applications
Sodium propionate is used as a food preservative, as a mold inhibitor in bakery products and in insect cell culture. It is also used in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, agriculture and animal feed as preservative. It acts as a food additive. Further, it inhibits the growth of lactic acid bacteria.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in alcohol.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS H Statement
H312

GHS P Statement
P280-P312-P363-P322-P302+P352-P501a