Sodium Phytate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Sodium Phytate Properties

Sodium Phytate

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Sodium phytate is used as an antioxidant, stabilizer, developing agent, contrast agent, oral cleansing agent, fermentation promoter, water treatment agent, anti-rust, anti-corrosion agent for metals, coating additive, gathering agent for rare earth and precious metals, fuel anti-knock agent and chelating agent for removal of metal ions. Sodium Phytate is an additive in the field of foods, feeds, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Powder
CAS Number 14306-25-3
EINECS Number 238-242-6
IUPAC Name {[2,3,4,5,6-Pentakis(Phosphonooxy)Cyclohexyl]Oxy}Phosphonic Acid Sodium
Molar Mass 923.82g/mol
Molecular Formula Na12C6H6O24P6
Solubility Soluble
Synonyms Inositol Hexaphosphoric Acid Dodecasodium Salt;Ins(1,2,3,4,5,6)P6;Ins(1,2,3,4,5,6)P6, Dodecasodium Salt;D-Ins(1,2,3,4,5,6)P6, 12na;D-Myo-Inositol 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexakisphosphate, Dodecasodium Salt;D-Myo-Inositol 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexakisphosphate, Dodecasodium Salt, Zea Mays;Sodium Phytate;Sodium Inositol Hexaphosphate