Sodium Ascorbate is the sodium salt of ascorbic acid (vitamin C). It is a white crystalline powder used as an antioxidant and preservative in foods and beverages. Sodium Ascorbate has the chemical formula C6H7NaO6 and is freely soluble in water.
Sodium Ascorbate is commonly used as an antioxidant to prevent oxidation and color changes in foods and extend shelf life. It helps delay lipid peroxidation and prevents the deterioration of vitamins and essential fatty acids. Sodium Ascorbate is approved for use as a nutrient supplement and antioxidant in many countries with the E number E301. The permitted level in foods is quantum satis.
Sodium Ascorbate is produced by neutralizing ascorbic acid with sodium hydroxide or sodium bicarbonate. It has a slight salty taste and helps provide sodium, an essential micronutrient. Sodium Ascorbate acts as an oxygen scavenger and helps protect against oxidative damage in foods and beverages.
Our company supplies high-quality Sodium Ascorbate that conforms to FCC and EU standards. It has CAS No. 134-03-2 and EC No. 205-126-1. Sodium Ascorbate is available in 25kg fiber drums for convenient handling and transport. Competitive pricing can be provided based on your specific needs.
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