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.
White crystalline powder
Not change in color after heating for 90 minutes at 105°C
Slight characteristic odor
Melting Range (°C)
Residue on Ignition
Aldehydes (as Formaldehyde)
Heavy Metals (as Pb)
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.
Payment term: T/T 30% in advance and T/T 70% against copy of B/L. or 100% L/C at sight.
Shipment time: Within 3 weeks after confirming order.
We take photos of every stage of the process and can send them to you. Before we ship the container, you will have photos and lab test results.
Provide quality after-sale service once the container is received.
In case the product is damaged, we will refund you or resend a new packaging.
Also, if the goods are not as per your specification, we will callback the container at our cost, or compensate you as per our agreement.
Send Your Message
Any question about this product, please feel free to contact.