Erythorbic Acid

CAS#: 89-65-6

Synonyms: D-erthro-hex-2-enonic acid, y-lactone; isoascorbic acid; trivial name adopted officially for d-erythoascorbic acid, formerly called isoascorbic acid.

Uses: Antioxidant (industrial and food), especially in brewing industry, reducing agent in photography.

Hazard: Irritant to eyes, skin, pulmonary tract, mouth, throat and digestive tract.