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Ascorbyl palmitate

Ascorbyl palmitate Ascorbyl palmitate
IUPAC Name
[(2~{S})-2-[(2~{R})-3,4-dihydroxy-5-oxo-2~{H}-furan-2-yl]-2-hydroxyethyl] hexadecanoate
HS Code
29362700
Formula
C22H38O7
Appearance
White or Yellowish Powder
Cas No.
137-66-6
Common Names
Ascorbyl palmitate
Packaging
- 1kg / Aluminum Foil Bag
- 25kg/bag or 50kg/bag or 50kg drum or jumbo bag
- As per customer’s request
Category
  • Food
Sub Category
  • Antioxidants
  • Preservatives

BRIEF OVERVIEW

Ascorbyl palmitate is an ester and a fat soluble form of Vitamin C. It is widely used as an antioxidant agent in the food industry. Vitamin C is a potent antioxidant and free radical scavenger. It supports immune cell activity. It is essential for the formation and maintenance of collagen. Vitamin C aids in the absorption of iron and the formation of red blood cells. It maintains healthy mast cell function and supports lymphocyte formation.

MANUFACTURING PROCESS

Ascorbic acid and Palmitic acid are the raw materials. Ascorbyl palmitate is produced by conventional esterification process using concentrated sulphuric acid as catalyst. The esterification process involves heating, cooling, ice analysis, separation and purification.

FOOD INDUSTRY

Ascorbyl palmitate is used as nutritional antioxidant in bakery food, confectionaries etc. It is also added in cold beverages, juices, soft drinks etc.

COSMETICS INDUTRY

Ascorbyl palmitate is added in lotions, sunscreens, cream, facial packs as it is a good source of Vitamin C. It nourishes skin, removes marks and blemishes and keeps skin moist and young.

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