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sodium acetate[′sōd·ē·əm ′as·ə‚tāt]
NaC2H3O2 Colorless, efflorescent crystals, soluble in water and ether; melts at 324°C; used as a chemical intermediate and for pharmaceuticals, dyes, and dry colors.
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The core market for personal luxury goods reached a fresh record high of E262
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million ([pounds sterling]169.
Acidity regulator sodium diacetate, contained in Prawn Cocktail crisps, is in fact E262