Benefits of Benzoic acid IP:
Benzoic acid IP is a colorless, light crystals, scales- or needles; odour, slight and characteristic.
- As anti fungal agent :
- Benzoic Acid is used as an anti fungal agent.
- As Pharmaceutical aid (anti- microbial preservative):
- Benzoic Acid is used as anti microbial preservative, is bacteriostatic & bactericidal in nature.
- Benzoic Acid is used as an anti-septic for healing minor burns or cuts.
- Benzoic Acid is used in plasticizers, perfumes and dentifrices.
- Benzoic Acid is used in manufacture of benzoates and benzoyl compounds, dyes as a mordant in calico printing.