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Benzoic Acid
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Benzoic Acid




CAS NO.: 65-85-0

Molecular Formula: C7H6O2

Molecular Weight: 122

Molecular Structural Formula: 

The benzoic acid is a colorless crystalline solid and a simple aromatic carboxylic acid. And it is an important precursor for the industrial synthesis of many organic substances. The salts and esters of benzoic acid are widely known as benzoates. Usually, the benzoic acid is classified into industrial grade, pharmaceutical grade and food grade benzoic acids. It is the precursor to many substances, like plasticizers, sodium benzoate and related preservatives, benzoyl chloride. 

Main Applications: 

The benzoic acid is widely used as preservative in a wide selection of industrial applications, like antimicrobial agent of latex, toothpaste, jam, dyeing and printing mordants, pharmaceutical and dyeing intermediates to prepare plasticizer, spices and rust inhibitor of steel equipment, etc. Also it serves as a building block for the synthesis of alkyd resins. 

Snowhite benzoic acid products are classified into :

Benzoic acid tech. grade 

Benzoic acid food grade    

Benzoic acid pharmaceutical grade 

Typical Properties:


White flake



Melting Point


Boiling Point


Saturated Vapor Pressure

0.13 Pak (96 ℃)

Flash Point


Ignition Temperature


Explosive Lower Limit

11 % (V / V)

Index of Refraction



Cool and dry

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