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Compound Summary for: CID 643460

Sorbic Acid

Also known as: 2,4-Hexadienoic acid; (2E,4E)-hexa-2,4-dienoic acid; Panosorb; Sorbistat; Hexadienoic acid; 2-Propenylacrylic acid; trans,trans-Sorbic acid
Molecular Formula: C6H8O2   Molecular Weight: 112.12652   InChIKey: WSWCOQWTEOXDQX-MQQKCMAXSA-N
Mold and yeast inhibitor. Used as a fungistatic agent for foods, especially cheeses.   From: MeSH
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