Sodium Benzoate
Sodium Benzoate

Sodium Benzoate

E No.: E211
HS Code: 2916310090
CAS No:532-32-1
Qty in 20' FCL:16MT
Min. Order:1000KG
QC:Haccp,Kosher,Halal,Iso
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SPECIFICATION

ITEM

STANDARD

APPEARANCE

FREE   FLOWING WHITE POWDER

CONTENT

99.0%   ~ 100.5%

LOSS   ON DRYING

=<1.5%

ACIDITY   & ALKALINITY

0.2   ml

WATER   SOLUTION TEST

CLEAR

HEAVY   METALS (AS PB)

=<10   PPM

ARSENIC

=<3   PPM

CHLORIDES

=<   200 PPM

SULFATE

=<   0.10%

CARBURET

MEETS   THE REQUIREMENT

OXIDE

MEETS   THE REQUIREMENT

TOTAL   CHLORIDE

=<   300 PPM

COLOUR   OF SOLUTION

Y6

PHTHALIC   ACID

MEETS   THE REQUIREMENT

Application

Sodium Benzoate is used in acidic foods and drinks and products to control bacteria, mold, yeasts, and other microbes as a food additive. It interferes with their ability to make energy. And used in medicine, tobacco,printing and dyeing. 

Sodium benzoate is a preservative. It is bacteriostatic and fungistatic under acidic conditions. It is used most prevalently in acidic foods such as salad dressings (vinegar), carbonated drinks (carbonic acid), jams and fruit juices (citric acid), pickles (vinegar), and condiments. It is also found in alcohol-based mouthwash and silver polish.It can also be found in cough syrups like Robitussin.Sodium benzoate is declared on a product label as sodium benzoate. It is also used in fireworks as a fuel in whistle mix, a powder which emits a whistling noise when compressed into a tube and ignited.