CAS nr. 50-81-7

Ascorbic acid

Food grade

"Ascorbic acid (food grade) is a widely used chemical raw material in the food industry"

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  • Available in Bags (1000 kg pallet)
  • Molecular formula C6H8O6
  • CAS number 50-81-7
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Vivochem is the supplier of chemical raw materials

Ascorbic acid (also called vitamin C) is a solid white substance and is well soluble in water. The food grade is indicated by the E-number E 300.

Ascorbic acid is produced as a dietary supplement (vitamin C) and is added to various foods as an antioxidant (additive). In different bread preparations, Ascorbic acid is referred to as flour improver.

Vivochem is a supplier of chemical raw materials to companies all over the world. With a product range of +450 chemical raw materials, we are the total supplier in the field of chemical distribution.

Why do customers order ascorbic acid from Vivochem?

  • Ascorbic acid is available in large quantities in bagged goods.
  • Ascorbic acid is available from stock. After receipt of the order, the standard delivery time is 2-3 working days (Benelux).
  • ViVoChem, at the XL Businesspark Almelo, is conveniently located for fast distribution of chemistry within the Benelux and Europe.
  • ViVoChem has a wide range of raw materials for the food industry.
  • In addition to ISO 9001 - 14001, ViVoChem is also HACCP certified.
  • By buying competitively, we always offer low prices.

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About Vivochem

Vivochem once started as “Visser Vogelzang Chemie BV” and has been since 2011 a part of the international group BÜFA. ViVoChem is the B2B partner regarding distribution, storage , drumming and export of chemicals.

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