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Sodium propionate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

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Quantity:
500g
2500g
137-40-6
C3H5NaO2
96.061
MFCD00002759
JXKPEJDQGNYQSM-UHFFFAOYSA-M
sodium propionate,sodium propanoate,propionic acid sodium salt,propanoic acid, sodium salt,napropion,ocuseptine,deketon,impedex,keenate,propiofar
2723816
sodium;propanoate
CCC(=O)[O-].[Na+]
137-40-6
C3H5NaO2
96.061
MFCD00002759
JXKPEJDQGNYQSM-UHFFFAOYSA-M
sodium propionate,sodium propanoate,propionic acid sodium salt,propanoic acid, sodium salt,napropion,ocuseptine,deketon,impedex,keenate,propiofar
2723816
sodium;propanoate
CCC(=O)[O-].[Na+]
Applications
Sodium propionate is used as a food preservative, as a mold inhibitor in bakery products and in insect cell culture. It is also used in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, agriculture and animal feed as preservative. It acts as a food additive. Further, it inhibits the growth of lactic acid bacteria.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in alcohol.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Sensitivity Hygroscopic
Quantity 2500g
Melting Point 285°C to 291°C
Assay Percent Range 99%
Linear Formula CH3CH2CO2Na
Merck Index 14,8669
Solubility Information Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in alcohol.
Formula Weight 96.06
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material Sodium propionate

GHS H Statement
H312
Harmful in contact with skin.

GHS P Statement
P280-P312-P363-P322-P302+P352-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Specific measures (see label).
IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

EINECSNumber : 205-290-4

RTECSNumber : UF7525000

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures