Material Safety Data Sheet
Exporter/Manufacturer Name: Qinhuangdao Sinochem Imp.& Exp.Co.,Ltd.
Exporter/Manufacturer Address:11/F,Sinochem Office,No.119 YanShan St.,
Exporter/Manufacturer Post Code:066001
24 Hour Emergency Telephone:0086-335-3853877
Commodity:Potassium Sorbate FCC IV
Synonyms: 2,4-hexadienoic acid potassium salt
Molecular Formula: C6H7O2K
Molecular Weight: 150.22
CAS No: 590-00-1
Usage: Additive in soft drink, fruit fruit, flavoring, salted food, dairy
Compaction Composition/Information on Ingredient
CAS Name: 2,4-Hexadienoic,(E,E)-Potassium Salt
CAS No.: 590-00-1
In case of eye or skin contact, wash with large amounts of water for 15 to 20 minutes.
In case of ingestion, treat symptomatically and supportively. In the event of persist symptoms receive medical treatment.
In case of inhalation seek fresh air and aid breathing if necessary. Ger medical attention.
Suitable extinguishing material: Alcohol-resistant foam; DRY powder; Carbon dioxide; water spray jet.
Fight fire in early stages is safe to do so.
Don't inhale explosion and/or combustion gases.
Wear respiratory protection.
Well ventilated areas: full-face mask with combination filter.
Enclose premises: respirator with independent air supply.
EE> Handing and Storage
Keep cool and dry in tightly closed containers. Keep product out of light, and avoid exposure to excessive heat.
If product is handled while not enclosed, and if skin contact may occur: put on respiratory protective gloves for chemicals.
Eye protection: Goggles.
Keep the place of work clean. Avoid contact with product, change badly soiled or soaked clothing.
Wash hands before breaks and at end of work.
GG>Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical form: White or Slight Yellow granular, crystalline powder, or pellets.
Melting point: 270 (decompose)
PH value: 7-8
Density(20 ): 1.36g/cm3
Solubility: Slightly soluble in alcohol, 67.6 g dissolves in 100ml of water at 20.
HH>Stability and Reactivity.
Combustion gases: In the event of fire, the formation of carbon dioxide, and water. (and potassium carbonate).
Solid product combustibility: not combustible.
Risk of dust explosion: no risk.
Impact sensitivity: not impact sensitive.
Risk of paolymerization: will not occur.
Actue toxicity: LD50 4920 mg/kg (large mouse by mouth)
Irritability: Slight irritant.
JJ> Ecological Information
Ecological datas are nor available, don't monitored into the environment.
KK> Disposal Considerations
Package product waste, close and label the waste receptacles and , likewise,any uncleaned empty containers.
Dispose of them at a suitable waste incineration plant in accordance with the official regulations. Where large quantities are concerned, consult the supplier.
LL> Transport Information
Not dangerous cargo. Don't define in the transport regulation.
MM> Regulatory Information
Not labeling is required.
Application: Food additives
Note:The data given here is based on current knowledge and experience. The purpose of this safety data is to describe the products in terms of their safety requirements. The data does not signify any warranty with regard to the products' properties.
Qinhuangdao Sinochem Imp.& Exp.Co.,Ltd.
No.119 YanShan St.,Qinhuangdao,
Telephone: 0086-335-3853877 Attn:Mr.Watson Yang
Last modified: Oct 19, 2009 at 01:37:21 PST