Benzoic Acid

Benzoic Acid

Benzoic acid is used a preservative in the food and beverage manufacturing industry to inhibit the growth of mold, yeast, and bacteria.

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The primary application of benzoic acid is in food preservation as it is effective against yeast, molds, and bacteria.

As a preservative, benzoic acid can extend product shelf life, meanwhile it also has flavor enhancing capabilities due to its slightly sweet taste.

Appearance: White crystalline powder or flakes

Solubility: Sparingly soluble in water, but soluble in ethanol, ether and benzene. 

American International Foods, Inc. is a leading benzoic acid supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 2500 food and beverage ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of food and beverage ingredients distributed to manufacturers and processors in the food, beverage, pet food, health and nutrition sectors. With a strategic nationwide warehouse network, we can supply your business in an efficient manner at a low cost. Our passion for delivering innovative solutions and developing unique partnerships allows us to ensure that we meet customers’ unique needs and help them solve complex problems.