Sorbic acid FCCV/E200

Product Overview

CAS number 110-44-1

Molecular formula C6H8O2

Molar mass 112.13 g

EINECS No.:203-768-7

Physical Properties

Colorless needle crystal or white crystalline powder, Melting point 132-135℃, Boiling point 228℃, Easily soluble in alchol and other solvents, but no in water,

Technical Literature

Specification of Sorbic acid FCCV/E200

Test Items Specification
Appearance Colorless crystals or white crystalline powder
Assay 99,0-101,0%
Water 0.5% max
Melting range 132 -135 ℃
Residue on ignition 0.2% max
Aldehyde (as Formaldehyde) 0.1% max
Lead (Pb) 5 ppm max
Arsenic(as As) 5 ppm max
Mercury (Hg) 1 ppm max
Heavy metals (as Pb)) 10 ppm max


Sorbic acid is a natural organic compound used as a food preservative. It has the chemical formula C6H8O2. It is a colourless solid that is slightly soluble in water and sublimes readily. Used as preservatives in food and drinks to prevent the growth of mold, yeast, and fung

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