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Potassium Propionate

Potassium Propionate

Potassium Propionate Specifications Potassium Propionate Appearance:White or colorless crystals Grade:Food grade preservative Certificate:KOSHER,HALAL,ISO14001,I Application: [1] As a food additive, it is listed as E number 283 in the Codex Alimentarius. Potassium propionate is used as a...

Potassium Propionate

Specifications

Potassium Propionate

Appearance:White or colorless crystals

Grade:Food grade preservative

Certificate:KOSHER,HALAL,ISO14001,I

Chemical name

Potassium propionate

C.A.S. number

327-62-8

Chemical formula

C3H5KO2

Structural formula

CH3CH2COO-K+

Formula weight

112.17

Assay

Not less than 99.0 % on the dried basis

DESCRIPTION

White or colourless crystals

FUNCTIONAL USES

Preservative, antimould and antirope agent

CHARACTERISTICS


IDENTIFICATION


Solubility

Freely soluble in water, soluble in ethanol

Positive test for potassium


Passes test

Positive test for propionate


Warm the sample with sulfuric acid. The propionic acid evolved may be recognized by its odour.

Positive test for alkali salt of organic acid


Ignite the sample at a relatively low temperature. The alkaline residue effervesces with

Application:

[1] As a food additive, it is listed as E number 283 in the Codex Alimentarius. Potassium propionate is used as a preservative in a wide variety of products, including but not limited to bread, other baked goods, processed meat, whey, and other dairy products.

[2] In agriculture, it is used, amongst other things, to prevent milk fever in cows and as a feed supplement

[3] Propionates prevent microbes from producing the energy they need, like benzoates do. However, unlike benzoates, propionates do not require an acidic environment.

[4] Potassium propionate is used in bakery products as a mold inhibitor, typically at 0.1-0.4%

[5] Potassium propionate can be used as a pesticide

PACKAGING  

Package: In 25kg net PP bag with PE inner 

Shipment: 15mt net per 20’FCL without pallet

Packaging & Delivery

Packaging Details

Package: 25kg net paper bag or PP bag with PE inner 

Shipment: About 15mt net per 20FCL without pallet.(paper bag) 

About 16mt net per 20FCL without pallet.(PP bag) 

About 12mt net per 20FCL with pallet.

Delivery Time

about two weeks after PO.


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