Propionic acid is an organic acid that has a wide range of applications in various industries. It is a colorless liquid that has a pungent odor and is soluble in water. At Dubi Chem, we are a leading supplier and manufacturer of propionic acid in Dubai, UAE. Our propionic acid is of the highest quality and meets international standards. In this blog, we will discuss the properties, uses, and applications of propionic acid, along with the advantages of sourcing it from Dubi Chem.
The CAS number for propionic acid is 79-09-4. This is a unique identifier for the chemical that is assigned by the Chemical Abstracts Service, which is a division of the American Chemical Society.
The chemical formula for propionic acid is CH3CH2COOH. It is an aliphatic carboxylic acid that has a straight-chain structure. The molecular weight of propionic acid is 74.08 g/mol.
Propionic acid is a clear, colorless liquid that has a pungent odor. It is soluble in water and has a density of 0.99 g/cm³ at 25°C. It has a boiling point of 141°C and a melting point of -20.5°C. It is a weak acid with a pKa value of 4.87.
Usage and Application:
Propionic acid has a wide range of applications in various industries. In the food industry, it is used as a preservative for bread, cheese, and other baked goods. It is also used as a flavoring agent in processed cheese and other dairy products. In the pharmaceutical industry, it is used as a precursor for the production of various drugs, such as ibuprofen. It is also used as a solvent for various chemical reactions and as a rubber modifier.
The product parameters for our propionic acid are as follows:
- Purity: 99%
- Appearance: Clear liquid
- Color: Colorless
- Odor: Pungent
- Density: 0.99 g/cm³
- Boiling point: 141°C
- Melting point: -20.5°C
- pH value: 2.9
At Dubi Chem, we are committed to providing our customers with the highest quality products and services. Some of the advantages of sourcing propionic acid from us include:
- High quality: Our propionic acid is of the highest quality and meets international standards.
- Competitive prices: We offer competitive prices for our products to ensure that our customers get the best value for their money.
- Timely delivery: We have a well-established logistics network that enables us to deliver our products to our customers on time.
- Excellent customer service: We have a team of highly trained professionals who are dedicated to providing our customers with excellent service.
- Wide range of packaging options: We offer a wide range of packaging options for our products to meet the specific needs of our customers.
Dubi Chem is a leading supplier and manufacturer of chemicals in Dubai, UAE. We have been in the business for over a decade and have established ourselves as a trusted and reliable partner for our customers. We have a well-equipped manufacturing facility and a team of experienced professionals who are committed to providing our customers with high-quality products and services.
We offer a wide range of packaging options for our propionic acid, including:
- 25 kg HDPE drum
- 50 kg HDPE drum
- 200 kg HDPE drum
- 1000 kg IBC container
We can also provide custom packaging solutions to meet the specific needs of our customers.
Dubi Chem operates in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Dubai, UAE, which spans over a vast plant area of 30,000 square meters. Our facility is equipped with cutting-edge technology and modern machinery, ensuring that we produce high-quality products consistently.
We have a team of experienced professionals who are experts in their respective fields and are dedicated to ensuring that every product leaving our facility meets the highest standards of quality and safety. Our production process adheres to strict quality control measures, ensuring that our customers receive only the best products.
At Dubi Chem, we take pride in our commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility. Our facility is designed to minimize our environmental impact and conserve natural resources. We adhere to all relevant local and international regulations, and our production processes are designed to minimize waste and reduce emissions.
Overall, our manufacturing facility is a testament to our commitment to excellence in everything we do, from product quality to environmental responsibility. We strive to continue to improve and innovate to meet the evolving needs of our customers and the industry.