Sodium Benzoate

CAS#: 532-32-1

Synonyms: Benoic acid, sodium salt.

Uses: Food preservative, antiseptic, medicine, tobacco, pharmaceutical preparations, intermediate for manufacture of dyes, rust and mildew inhibitor.

Hazard: Use in foods limited to 0.1%; May cause eye and skin irritation. May cause respiratory tract irritation.  Hygroscopic