Sodium Propionate


Sodium Propionate is soluble in water and is the sodium salt of propionic acid. It is used in the food industry as a preservative & preventing the growth of bacteria and mold. It is completely safe to use.

Product Brief Description

General Information

Molecular Formula – C3H5NaO2

Molecular Weight – 96.06 gm/mol

CAS No – 137-40-6

Shelf Life – 36 months

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Storage Condition – Keep Well Closed, protected against light, dry and at room temperature


Sl. No. Parameter Specification
1. Description White free flowing powder with occasional friable lumps.
2. Solubility Soluble in water.
3. Identification Positive for Sodium.
4. pH (of a 10% w/v Aqueous Solution) 5.0 – 8.5
5. Loss On Drying (at 105°C for 4hours) NMT 10.0% w/w.
6. Assay (On Dried Basis) NLT 98.0% w/w.


Category Description

It is used as supplement which are mainly for veterinary purposes.

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