It is the simplest aromatic carboxylic acid. The name is derived from gum benzoin, which was for a long time its only source. Benzoic acid occurs naturally in many plants and serves as an intermediate in the biosynthesis of many secondary metabolites.

Product Details
  Usage/Application   Used as preservatives in Food Industries
  Packaging Size   25 Kg Bag
  Packaging Type   25 Kg Bag
  Type   Food Grade / Technical / Pharmaceutical Grade
  Form   Powder
  Boiling Point   249.2 deg C @ 760 mmHg
  Specific Gravity   Not available.
  PH Value   2.8 (satd soln)
  Cas Number   65-85-0
  Melting Point   122.4 deg C
  Color   White
  Solubility   3.4 g/l @ 25 DegreeC
  Molecular Weight   122.12
  Density   Not available.
  Formula   C7H6O2
  Country of Origin   Made in India
  Delivery Time   As Per Schedule
  Packaging Details   25 kg / 50 kg bag


  • Benzoic acid have been extensively used for years as an effective preservative to control microbial growth, such as yeast, bacteria, mold and fungi, in various applications in Bakery products Such as Flour tortillas , Pizza , pancakes and used as an inactive ingredient in preservation Formulations for Fish & Fish products.
  • Benzoic acid can be used as a preservative given that it increases storage stability and mitigates corrosion when used in emulsion formulations, liquid detergents, paints, polishes and waxes.

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