Benzoic Acid is one of the popular food additives and ingredients in most countries, As a professional Benzoic Acid supplier and manufacturer, Foodchem International Corporation has been supplying and exporting Benzoic Acid from China for almost 15 years, please be assured to buy Benzoic Acid at Foodchem. Any inquiries and problems please feel free to send emails to us via, we will reply you within 1 working day.

Benzoic Acid

  • Type
  • Brand Foodchem
  • E No. E210
  • CAS No. 1589-66-8
  • Qty in 20' FCL 16MT
  • Min. Order 500KG
  • Packaging 50KG/BAGS


benzoic acid C7H6O2 (or C6H5COOH), is a colorless crystalline solid and the simplest aromatic carboxylic acid. The name derived from gum benzoin, which was for a long time the only source for benzoic acid. Its salts are used as a food preservative and benzoic acid is an important precursor for the synthesis of many other organic substances. The salts and esters of benzoic acid are known as benzoates.


Characteristics White crystallized powder
Content >=% 99.5
Melting point 121-124℃
Loss on drying  =< % 0.5
Sulfate =< %          0.1
Burnt Residue  =< PPM 300
Chlorides =< % 0.02
Heavy metals(As Pb)  =< PPM 10
Arsenic =<% 0.0003
Lead =< ppm 5
Mercury =< ppm 1
Oxidisable substances Passing test
Carbonisable substances =< Y5
Colour of solution =< B9



1, What kinds of certificates can you offer?

Foodchem is an ISO2008 9001 certified company, as for Benzoic Acid, we can offer HAPPC, KOSHER, HALAL Certificates, ect.

2, Is Foodchem a manufacturer or just a trading company?

Foodchem is both manufacturer and trading company, we are Benzoic Acid distributor, at the same time, we are manufacturer of other products.

3, What is the Min Order Quantity of Benzoic Acid?

Different products have different MOQ, for Benzoic Acid, the MOQ is 500kg.

4, What is the price of Benzoic Acid?

Foodchem is a famous supplier and manufacturer of Benzoic Acid in China, and has been corporate with many Benzoic Acid suppliers for several years, we can provide you with cost-effective Benzoic Acid.

5, How long shall we wait for your reply?

We can guarantee to reply your inquiries of Benzoic Acid in less than 24 hours in working days.

6, What kinds of transportation types can you provide?

Our main transportation methods include air transportation, land transportation and water transportation.

7, What kinds of payment terms can you accept?

The most commonly used payment terms are T/T, L/C, D/P, D/A, etc.

8, How long will I receive my good?

Foodchem has its own EDC warehouse in Shanghai, when your purchase order has been confirmed, inventory products will deliver within 1 week, other products delivery in 2 weeks.

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