Benzoic Acid, E202,CAS no.65-85-0, food preservative, white granular or crystalline powder that is odorless, soluable in water, manufacturing process via chemical synthesis, toluene as raw material. Benzoic acid inhibits the growth of mold, yeast and some bacteria. Its salts such as Sodium Benzoate and Potassium Benzoate are also used as a food preservative. Benzoic Acid is used in the food and beverage industry as a preservative, specifically for use in frozen fish sticks, fish fillets, and fish paste products. Sodium Bonzoate and Benzoic Acid are not intended for use in meat products. As a professional supplier of Benzoic Acid, we supply flakes or powder food and pharmaceutical grade.
Benzoic Acid powder/granular food Specification
|Characteristics||White crystallized powder or granular|
|Loss on drying =< %||0.5|
|Sulfate =< %||0.1|
|Burnt Residue =< PPM||300|
|Chlorides =< %||0.02|
|Heavy metals(As Pb) =< PPM||10|
|Lead =< ppm||5|
|Mercury =< ppm||1|
|Oxidisable substances||Passing test|
|Carbonisable substances =<||Y5|
|Colour of solution =<||B9|
As a professional Benzoic Acid supplier, we’re engaged in export and distribute Benzoic Acid for years.
Raw Materials price: Prices of raw material methylbenzene are stable.
Market demand and supply : demand and supply is stable. Production capacity of the Benzoic Acid manufacturers didn’t change much.
Market Forecast: Considering the current market trend, price of Benzoic Acid will be stable in the coming months.
Although Benzoic Acid generally regarded as a very safe and effective preservative, there can be some minor side effects. The side effects may: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Benzoic Acid can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Benzoic acid is used as a food preservative that inhibits the growth of mold, yeast, and some bacteria. Benzoic Acid is used to preserve acidic food and beverage in fruit juice, sparkling drinks, soft drinks, and pickles.