Sodium erythorbate (C6H7NaO6) is a food additive used predominantly in meats, poultry, and soft drinks. Chemically, it is the sodium salt of erythorbic acid. When used in processed meat such as hot dogs and beef sticks, it increases the rate at which nitrite reduces to nitric oxide, thus facilitating a faster cure and retaining the pink coloring. As an antioxidantstructurally related to vitamin C, it helps improve flavor stability and prevents the formation of carcinogenic nitrosamines. When used as a food additive, its E number is E316. The use of erythorbic acid and sodium erythorbate as a food preservative has increased greatly since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration banned the use of sulfites as preservatives in foods intended to be eaten fresh (such as ingredients for fresh salads) and as food processors have responded to the fact that some people are allergic to sulfites. It can also be found in bologna, and is occasionally used in beverages, baked goods, and potato salad.
Specification of Sodium Erythorbate
|Product name||Sodium erythorbate|
|Packing||Carton with PE liner. net 25kgs|
|Description||White, Crystalline Powder|
|Loss on Drying||≦0.25%|
|country of origin||China|
|Other names||Sodium D-Isoascorbate|
In Jinama, we have three terms used popularly that are
1. 100% T/T in advance
2. 30% T/T in advance, 70% T/T before shipment(or against Bill of Lading)
3. Irrevocable L/C at sight
Other terms are also available in Jinama, please kindly advise our sales.
1. stock products: about 10 days
2. Production order: about 40 days to 60 days according to the order list.
3. Other requirements are negotiable.