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Sodium Benzoate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

$20.34 - $86.77

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sodium Benzoate
CAS 532-32-1
Physical Form Powder
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C7H5NaO2
Formula Weight 144.11g/mol
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AAA1594636

 
alfa aesar
A15946-36
500g Each for $25.43

AAA159460E

 
alfa aesar
A15946-0E
2500g Each for $86.77

AAA1594630

 
alfa aesar
A15946-30
250g Each for $20.34
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Sodium Benzoate
CAS 532-32-1
Physical Form Powder
Assay 99%
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

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.

Safety and Handling

Warning

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

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