potassium sorbate


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potassium sorbate

[pə′tas·ē·əm ′sȯr‚bāt]
(organic chemistry)
C6H7KO2 A crystalline compound, more soluble in water than in alcohol; decomposes above 270°C; used to inhibit mold and yeast growth in food.
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The anti-contaminants used in the diets to replace formaldehyde were: potassium sorbate (3.
2 was as follows: goji berry (powder), carrageenan (thickener), citric acid (acidifier), sugar syrup, potassium sorbate (preservative), and sodium benzoate (preservative).
Jamal, "Evaluation of Potassium Sorbate as a Biocide to Reduce Viability of Total Airborne Fungi in a Higher Educational Building of Computer Studies.
The basic formulation for the carbonated beverage comprised drinking water, Whey Protein Isolate (WPI), sucrose, simple syrup, orange juice (65[degrees]Brix, emulsion of essential orange oil with twilight yellow dye, citric acid, natural aroma of orange, anti-foaming dimethylpolysiloxane 20%, antioxidant ascorbic acid, preservatives sodium benzoate and potassium sorbate.
Our ingredients are olives, oil and salt, while some of our competitors contain items like sodium alginate, guar gum, calcium chloride, potassium sorbate, salt and lactic acid.
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Potassium sorbate, ammonium bicarbonate and EDTA disodium showed the best performance and completely inhibited V.
Artificial preservatives include sodium erythorbate, sodium nitrite, sodium benzoate, calcium sorbate, potassium sorbate, calcium propionate, BHA, BHT, and EDTA.
The ingredients of this cottage cheese partially reads as follows: nonfat milk (in powdered form), whey, salt, guar gum, food starch, citric acid, titanium dioxide, locust bean gum, carrageenan, lactic acid, and potassium sorbate.
What is sold today at orchards, farm stands and supermarkets is either pasteurized, preserved with 1/10 percent of potassium sorbate, or exposed to ultraviolet light to kill bacteria.
As a chef, the difference between eatFresh and chemical preservatives like potassium sorbate and sodium benzoate is like night and day.