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Alfa Aesar™ Sodium propionate, 99%

$42.41 - $121.61

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sodium propionate
CAS 137-40-6
Molecular Formula C3H5NaO2
Linear Formula CH3CH2CO2Na
Formula Weight 96.06g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002759
Merck Index 14,8669
Synonym Propionic acid sodium salt
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AAA1744036

 
alfa aesar
A17440-36
500g Each for $42.41

AAA174400E

 
alfa aesar™
A17440-0E
2500g Each for $121.61
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Quantity 500g
Chemical Name or Material Sodium propionate
CAS 137-40-6
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C3H5NaO2
Linear Formula CH3CH2CO2Na
Formula Weight 96.06g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00002759
Merck Index 14,8669
Synonym Propionic acid sodium salt
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H312
Harmful in contact with skin.
Health Hazard 3 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.
RTECS Number UF7525000
TSCA TSCA

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.

Safety and Handling

Warning

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.

GHS H Statement
H312
Harmful in contact with skin.