|Characters||It occurs as a white or almost white, crystalline or granular powder or flakes, slightly hygroscopic|
(a)It gives the reaction of benzoates
(b)It gives the reaction of sodium
|Solubility||Freely soluble in water, sparingly soluble in ethanol (90% V/V)|
|Appearance of solution||The solution is clear and not more intensely colored than the reference solution Y6|
|Acidity or alkalinity||Specified test|
Not more than 200 ppm
Not more than 300 ppm
|Heavy metals||Not more than 10 ppm|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 2.0%|
|Assay||Not less than 99.0% and not more than 100.5% (dried substances)|
|Appearance||A white, crystalline or granular powder or flakes; odorless or with a faint odor; hygroscopic.|
|Solubility||Freely soluble in water, sparingly soluble in alcohol(90% v/V)|
|Appearance of solution||The solution is clear and not more intensely colored than the reference solution|
|Acidity or alkalinity||Passes test|
|Heavy metals||Maximum 20ppm|
|Chlorinated compounds||Passes test|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 2%|
|Assay||Not less than 99% and not more than 100.5%|
Shelf life, Storage and Packing
It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.
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