NS-1047B is a custom blend of sodium propionate, sodium benzoate, and potassium sorbate. This blend is effective at a pH range of 2.0-6.5, targeting spoilage organisms in acidic food environments. This custom blend is more effective than the individual components by themselves. This blend allows for enhanced stability and increased shelf life.
NS-1047B is a deodorized preservative system that is effective against bacteria, mold and yeast in a pH range of 2.0-6.5. The sodium benzoate portion of this blend is effective at a pH range of 2.0-4.5 against yeast and bacteria. Sodium propionate is effective at a pH of 5.0 against mold, rope and certain bacteria. Sodium Propionate is commonly used in chemically leavened products. Potassium sorbate is effective up to a pH of 6.5 against yeast and mold.
Product Use and Storage
We recommend a usage rate of 0.05-0.20% of the weight of the food being applied to. NS-1047B shelf life is up to 12 months, and has been tested to be effective for up to 30 days once applied. Store in a cool, dry, and dark place.
This blend comes in 40 to 50lbs. or 20kg (net weight) heat-sealed packages. Each package is a 3-tiered multi-wall Kraft paper bag.
Color: White (free from discoloration)
GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe)