Overview: What is Sodium Ascorbate?
A mineral salt of Ascorbic Acid, Sodium Ascorbate is an additive used in a range of industries. It is commonly sold as a white powder and is easily dissolvable.
The manufacture of Sodium Ascorbate occurs by dissolving Ascorbic Acid in water with the same volume of Sodium Bicarbonate. Once this has combined, the solution is precipitated by the addition of isopropanol. The resulting solid is then milled, purified and packaged before transport throughout the world.
The primary property for Sodium Ascorbate is two-fold. It is a source of both Vitamin C (from Ascorbic Acid) and Sodium (from the Sodium Bicarbonate). in 1,000mg of Sodium Ascorbate, there is approximately 11.1% of Sodium and 88.9% Ascorbic Acid.
Sodium Ascorbate finds itself a good option for many applications, with its composition lending itself to both Ascorbic And Sodium carbonate uses. As such, you can find it being used as an anti-oxidant in products ranging from meat preserving to sauces and many more. Beyond the food industry, you can discover Sodium Ascorbate in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, sports nutrition and beyond due to its concentrated Sodium and Vitamin C content.
Sodium Ascorbate at Kilo Ltd.
As a product with a broad range of applications, Sodium Ascorbate is a valuable item within various industries. As a quality supplier, we stock this on-site in our BRC Accredited warehouse, ready to deliver to your door. From as little as 25kg up to pallet lots throughout the UK and Ireland.
Hopefully, this information gives you some insight into Sodium Ascorbate. Should you need more information, pricing, specifications, or anything else, please let us know. We are available on the telephone on 01384 293 222 or by clicking the buttons on this page or by our contact page - we will be happy to help.
|Foods|||||Meat Processing, Cofnectionary, Baking|
|Pharmaceutical|||||pH Buffering, Vitamin Supplementation|
This information is provided as a guide and is by no means legally binding. Suggestions on dosage rates, specific applications and anything else related to detailed quality information can be provided by our quality team or requested directly to our manufacturer.