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Sodium Benzoate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A159460C

Quantity 10000g

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Catalog No. AAA159460C


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Sodium benzoate is widely used as a preservative in food, medicine, cosmetics and animal feeds. It is used in the treatment of hyperammonemia and urea cycle disorders. It is used in the fireworks as a fuel in whistle mix. It is also used in the preparation of toothpaste and mouthwashes. It finds application in most of the acidic foods such as salad dressings (vinegar), carbonated drinks (carbonic acid), jams and fruit juices (citric acid), pickles (vinegar), and condiments.

Solubility
Soluble in water, alcoholSoluble in water, alcohol, ammonia and pyridine.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with alkalis, mineral acids and strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

532-32-1
99%
144.11
Powder
C7H5NaO2
Sodium benzoate

Specifications

532-32-1
99%
144.11
3572467
Benzoic acid sodium salt
>300°C
Odorless
99%
Powder
C7H5NaO2
MFCD00012463
14,8582
Soluble in water, alcohol
10000g
Sodium benzoate

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H315-H319
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.

GHS P Statement
P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P321-P332+P313-P337+P313
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

Warning

RTECSNumber : DH6650000

TSCA : TSCA

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