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Substance Name: Potassium benzoate [NF]
RN: 582-25-2
UNII: 763YQN2K7K
InChIKey: XAEFZNCEHLXOMS-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Classification Code

  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Preservative)

Molecular Formula

  • C7-H6-O2.K

Molecular Weight

  • 160.212
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Potassium benzoate
  • Potassium benzoate [NF]

Synonyms

  • Benzoic acid, potassium salt
  • EINECS 209-481-3
  • Potassium benzoate
  • UNII-763YQN2K7K

Systematic Names

  • Benzoic acid, potassium salt
  • Benzoic acid, potassium salt (1:1)
  • Potassium benzoate

Superlist Name

  • Potassium benzoate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 582-25-2

FDA UNII

  • 763YQN2K7K

System Generated Number

  • 0000582252

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C7-H6-O2.K

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C7-H6-O2
  • COMPONENT
  • K

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C7H6O2.K/c8-7(9)6-4-2-1-3-5-6;/h1-5H,(H,8,9);/q;+1/p-1

InChIKey

XAEFZNCEHLXOMS-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

c1(ccccc1)C(=O)[O-].[K+]