Calcium propionate CAS 4075-81-4

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Feed grade Calcium propionate

Cas No: 4075-81-4

Grade : Feed grade / Food grade

Other Names:Propanoic acid

Appearance:White Powder, Granular

Application:Food/Feed  Addtive as mildew preventive/Preservatives

Packaging Details: 25kg kraft paper bag.
17MT/1*20”FCL without pallet.
14MT/1*20”FCL with Pallet.


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Feed grade Calcium propionate CAS 4075-81-4  factory price

Product name: Calcium Propionate
Molecular formula: C6H10CaO4
Molecular weight: 186.22
CAS Number.: 4075-81-4
EINECS NO.: 223-795-8
Description: White crystalline powder; Odorless or with little propionate smell; Deliquescence; easily soluble in water, insoluble in ethanol.
Melting point: 300ºC
Water solubility: 1g/10ml 

The specification of calcium propionate

 Content ≥60% 63.5%
 Loss on drying ≤7.00% 6.87%
 PH (1% Solution)  7.0-10.0  7.5
Heavy metals as pb ≤0.001% <0.001%
Free acid ≤0.3% <0.3%
 As ≤0.0003% 0.0001%
Free alkalinity ≤0.15% <0.15%
Fluorides ≤0.003% 0.002%
size  60-80mesh  pass

The pictures of feed grade calcium propionate


Food preservative calcium propionate is a white powder or crystal, is odorless, or slightly smells propionic 

acid, and stable to heat and light. It is highly hydroscopic, soluble inwater (50g/100ml) and insoluble in 

ethanol and ether. Under the acidic condition, it generates free propionic cid which has antibiotic effect. 

Studies indicate that calcium propionate is one of the safest food additives used by the food industry.

Feed grade calcium propionate application

1. As a food additive, Calcium propionate food grade is used as a preservative,including bread, other baked goods, processed meat, whey, and other dairy products.

2. Calcium propionate is used In agriculture, to prevent milk fever in cows and as a feed supplement.

3. Calcium propionate prevent microbes from producing the energy they need, like benzoates do.

4. Calcium propionate food grade price can be used as a pesticide.

Calcium propionate food grade is used as a food preservative of its ability to inhibit the growth of molds and other.

2. It is not toxic to these organisms, but does prevent them from reproducing and posing a health risk to humans. 

3. Studies indicate that calcium propionate is one of the safest food additives used by the food industry.

4. Fed a diet containing nearly 4% calcium propionate for a year showed no ill effects. As a result, the U.S.

Food and Drug Administration has placed no limitations on its use in foods.

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