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Sorbic Acid

  • CAS NO: 110-44-1
  • Grade: Food Grade
  • Purity: 99% min
  • Packaging: 25kg/bag
  • Certifications : ISO, KOSHER, HALAL, HACCP
  • Min Order: 500kg
  • Price: Inquiry

Sorbic acid, or 2,4-hexadienoic acid, is a natural organic compound used as a food preservative. Sorbic acid has the chemical formula C6H8O2. Sorbic acid is a colourless solid that is slightly soluble in water and sublimes readily. Sorbic acid was first isolated from the unripe berries of the rowan tree (Sorbus aucuparia), hence its name.

Specifications

ITEMS
STANDARD
Appearance
White crystalline powder
Identification
Conforms
Heat Stability
Not change in color after heating for 90 minutes at 105°C
Odor
Slight characteristic odor
Purity
99.0-101.0%
Water
≤0.5%
Melting Range (°C)
132-135
Residue on Ignition
≤0.2%
Aldehydes (as Formaldehyde)
0.1% Max
Lead (Pb)
≤5 mg/kg
Arsenic (As)
≤2 mg/kg
Mercury (Hg)
≤1 mg/kg
Heavy Metals (as Pb)
≤10 mg/kg

Sorbic Acid Application

Sorbic Acid is soluble in water and can be used as Preservatives. Sorbic Acid can be widely used as food ingredient or food additive in our daily life. Sorbic Acid is mainly used in food, beverages, tobacco, pesticides, cosmetics and other industries. As an unsaturated acid,Sorbic Acid also can be used in resins, spices and rubber industry.

CAS NO.
110-44-1
Name
Sorbic acid
Alias
1,3-Pentadiene-1-carboxylic acid; Hexa-2,4-dienoic acid; 2,4-Hexadienoic acid
Formula
C6H8O2
Formula weight
112.13
Structural formula
Boiling point
228 ºC
Flash point
127 ºC
Water solubility
1.6 g/L (20 ºC)
Melting point
132-135 ºC
Hazard Symbols
  Xi   
Safety Description
S24/25   
Risk Codes
R36/38   
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