Potassium Sorbate

  • E202
  • CAS 24634-61-5
  • Molar weight 150,22 g/mol
  • Chemical formula C6H7KO2

Potassium sorbate is a chemical additive widely used as a preservative in foods, drinks, and personal care products. It is an odourless and tasteless salt synthetically produced from sorbic acid and potassium hydroxide.

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Potassium Sorbate
  • E202
  • CAS 24634-61-5
  • Chemical formula C6H7KO2
  • Molar weight 150,22 g/mol

Product details of Potassium Sorbate

E2022, 4 - Hexadenoic acidPotassium saltSorbic acidPotassium salt
  • Technical
  • Feed
  • Food
  • Pharma
  • Granular
  • Powder
  • White granules

Chemical formula

C6H7KO2

CAS number

24634-61-5

Molar weight

150,22 g/mol

Specific Gravity

1.363

Melting Point

270 °C


Applications

  • Anti ageing creams & lotions
  • Cosmetics
  • Eye Creams
  • Food and nutrition
  • Food preservatives
  • Personal care
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Preservative
  • Shower Gels
  • Skin care products
  • Wine

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