Propionic acid

October 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;10/1/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 12, p20
Trade Publication
The article offers information on propionic acid. It is mentioned that mostly propionic acid is used as a preservative for animal feed and grains for human consumption. It is reported that the U.S. is the largest consumer of propionic acid globally followed by Western Europe and also presented is information on global capacity for the acid. It is stated that the chief danger from propionic acid is chemical burns which occur when contacted with the concentrated liquid.


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