Sodium benzoate (powder) пищ (China) 2916310000
Sodium benzoate is the sodium salt of benzoic acid. A white powder, odorless or with a slight odor of benzaldehyde.
Sodium benzoate (food additive E211) belongs to the group of preservatives. It has a strong inhibitory effect on yeast and mold fungi, including aflatoxin-forming ones, inhibits the activity of enzymes responsible for redox reactions in microbial cells, as well as enzymes that break down fats and starch.
Sodium benzoate (sodium benzoate) is used in the food industry, for canning meat and fish products, margarine, mayonnaise, ketchup, fruit and berry products, drinks, etc., as a preservative in the cosmetic industry, in the pharmaceutical industry, etc.