Potassium Sorbate 98% FCC (Foil Pouch)


Potassium Sorbate 99% FCC is a high-quality food-grade preservative. It comes in a convenient foil pouch packaging, ensuring its purity and freshness. Widely used in the food and beverage industry, it effectively prevents the growth of molds, yeasts, and fungi, extending the shelf life of products. Its efficacy, safety, and versatility make it an essential ingredient in preserving the quality of various food items.

  • Food and Beverage Preservation
  • Bakery and Dairy Products
  • Fruit and Vegetable Preservation
  • Cosmetics and Personal Care
  • Wine and Beverage Production
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Processed Meats
  • Home Brewing
  • Animal Feeds


Minimum Assay: 98 – 101.0%
Molecular Formula: C6H7C6KO4
Molecular Weight: 150.22 g/mol
Melting Point: >300 °C
Alkalinity (Dry Basis): <0.4%
Chloride (Cl): <0.018%
Sulphate (SO4): <0.020%
Heavy Metals (as Pb): <10ppm
Arsenic (As): <3ppm
Lead (Pb): <2ppm
Mercury (Hg): <1ppm
Total Plate Count (cfu/g): <100
Mould & Yeast (cfu/g): <100
Coliform (cfu/g): <30

Hazard Phrases: Causes serious eye irritation.

Prec Phrases: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

Cas No: 24634-61-5
Einecs No: 246-376-1

HS CODE: 2916190090


Following the UK’s departure from the EU on 1 January 2021, all European shipments are sent on a DAP Basis (Delivered at Place).

This means that the buyer will be liable for import VAT at their prevailing national rate and for orders over 150€ (including carriage) import duties will become chargeable at your prevailing national rate.

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