CAS nr. 79-09-4

Propanoic Acid

Industrial grade, Feed grade

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Propanoic acid (or Propionic acid) is a carboxylic acid mainly used as a preservative in food. The liquid has an unpleasant odour and is colourless. Vivochem supplies Propanoic acid in IBC Containers, Drums and bulk.

  • Available in IBC, Pallet drums, Pallet cans, Bulk
  • Molecular formula C3H6O2
  • CAS number 79-09-4
  • UN number 3463
  • ADR class 8
  • ADR packing group 2
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Chemical distribution, drumming, warehousing & export

Our goal is to eliminate all your concerns when purchasing chemical raw materials. Propionic acid, widely used in the food industry and agricultural sector, is one of the +450 chemical raw materials from our delivery program. 

Do you want to have your chemical raw materials stored? We are allowed to keep your chemical raw materials in our warehouse. Our warehouse has a level of protection 1, which means we are permitted to store the most dangerous substances. Safety always comes first for us. We meet all the strict safety requirements to be able to keep chemical raw materials.

We supply your chemical substances worldwide. Feel free to contact our export department, and they will be happy to help you. 

Why do companies order Propanoic Acid from ViVoChem?

  • We can fill your Propionic acid in many different UN-approved packaging.
  • Do you need Propionic Acid quickly? We deliver your chemicals to the desired location within three working days as standard.
  • Do you not have space, or does your location not meet the safety regulations to be allowed to store chemistry? We can store your chemical raw materials for you in our modern PGS 15 hall.
  • Within one working day, you will receive a free quote and additional information about the supply of propane acid.
  • We can offer you the best prices for Propionic acid by buying competitively.

Would you like to request a free quote for Propane Acid?

Are you curious about our prices and delivery options? Then request a complimentary quote via the form on this page. You will receive your quote within one working day, and we will discuss everything with you. As soon as you agree, we will put everything into operation to deliver your propane acid to the desired location within three working days. 

Want to know more about Propionic Acid?

Propionic acid is widely used in chemistry to pit corn. The corn remains better preserved in this way. In this video, Daniel tells you more about our Propionic acid. 

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 the distribution, storagedrumming and export of chemicals.

 Companies from various sectors rely on ViVoChem's products and services daily. Personal contact, the possibility to outsource chemical goods and the flexibility in delivery are among the top 3 added values ViVoChem has, according to its customers.

 The location of ViVoChem, at the XL Businesspark Almelo, is handy for the fast distribution of chemicals within the Benelux and Europe. ViVoChem is also the domestic partner for the worldwide export of chemicals; situated close to the logistic hotspot "Port of Twente", ViVoChem ships your chemical products quickly and accurately. Do you want to know more about the export possibilities of ViVoChem? Then take a look at this page.

 Whatever packaging you are looking for, ViVoChem will provide the right product in the proper packaging. Does your location have to meet strict safety standards? Perhaps the Varibox is a solution. You can find out more about our packaging in this video.

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