Benzoic Acid Tech. / Food Grade
Benzoic acid Tech Grade
|Melting Piont %||120ºC-123ºC|
|BENZOIC ACID CHLORIDE||1.00% max|
Application OF BP/USP Benzoic acid
Benzoic acid is used in acidic foods and drinks and products to control bacteria, mold, yeasts, and other microbes as a food additive. It interferes with their ability to make energy.
Benzoic acid is used most prevalently in acidic foods such as salad dressings (vinegar), carbonated drinks (carbonic acid), jams and fruit juices (citric acid), pickles (vinegar), and condiments.
Benzoic acid can alos be used in medicine, tobacco,printing and dyeing.