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109193 Sigma-Aldrich

Sodium propionate

99%

Synonym: Propionic acid sodium salt

  • CAS Number 137-40-6

  • Linear Formula CH3CH2COONa

  • Molecular Weight 96.06

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3566934

  •  EC Number 205-290-4

  •  MDL number MFCD00002759

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Properties

InChI Key   JXKPEJDQGNYQSM-UHFFFAOYSA-M
assay   99%
mp   285-286 °C (lit.)
solubility   H2O: soluble 1g in 1ml
  alcohol: soluble 1g in 24ml at 25 °C
  boiling water: soluble 1gin 0.65ml

Description

General description

Sodium propionate has bacteriostatic and anti-fungal activity.

Application

Sodium propionate was used to study the effects of sodium propionate and potassium sorbate on the growth of and patulin production in Penicillium expansum.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Sodium propionate inhibits the growth of lactic acid bacteria. Intraportal sodium propionate administration depresses food intake in sheep.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
UF7525000

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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