NS-1020 is our straight sodium benzoate blend. Sodium Benzoate is a deodorized preservative system that is effective against yeast and bacteria in a pH system of 4.5 or below. This blend will not add any color, odor, or chemical flavors typically associated with the standard chemical components.
NS-1020 is a straight blend of sodium propionate which is a more soluble salt versus calcium propionate making it more effective in chemically leavened products. Our sodium propionate is produced in house providing the freshest product for ease of handling in our customer's production processes. This blend is effective at a pH range of 5.0-6.0. This blend allows for enhanced stability and increased shelf life.
Product Use and Storage
We recommend a usage rate of 0.05%-0.10% of the weight of the food being applied to. NS-1020 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)