Potassium Sorbate

CAS#: 590-00-1

Synonyms: 2,4-hexadienoic acid, potassium salt; sorbic acid, potassium salt; potassium 2,4-hexadienoate.

Uses: Bacteriostat and preservative in meats, sausage casings, wines, etc.

Hazard: may cause irritation to the skin, eyes, gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts