Sodium Benzoate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A15946-36

Quantity 500g

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 532-32-1
    Physical Form Powder
    Assay Percent Range 99%
    Molecular Formula C7H5NaO2
    Formula Weight 144.11g/mol
    Chemical Name or Material Sodium Benzoate

    Specifications

    Quantity 500g
    CAS 532-32-1
    Physical Form Powder
    Assay Percent Range 99%
    Molecular Formula C7H5NaO2
    Formula Weight 144.11g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00012463
    Beilstein 3572467
    Merck Index 14,8582
    Solubility Information Soluble in water, alcohol
    Health Hazard 1 Warning
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H315-H319
    Causes skin irritation.
    Causes serious eye irritation.
    Health Hazard 3 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
    RTECS Number DH6650000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Sodium Benzoate
    Assay 99%

    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.

    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

    Warning

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