is one of the most commonly used food preservatives for having good bacteriostatic & fungistatic properties. It is known to have chemical formula C7H5NaO2 with molar mass of 144.105 g/mol. This compound appears as white colored crystalline solid with odorless nature and shows solubility in water with density of 1.497 g/cm3. For having ability to bind amino acids, it finds application in pharmaceutical industry for treatment of urea cycle disorders. Sodium Benzoate
is also utilized in crackers as fuel in whistle mix and shows melting point of 410 degrees Celsius. It can industrially be produced by reaction of sodium hydroxide & benzoic acid.
- CAS NO : 532-32-1
- Package: 25kg / bag