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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman™ Propionic Acid, Feed Grade

  • Feed ingredients

Product Description
Eastman Propionic Acid Feed Grade is required for animal feed use, and can be used as a mold inhibitor for formula feed. Propionic acid is a generally recognized safe (GRAS) substance as a chemical preservative when used in accordance with Feed Additive regulation 21 CFR 582.3081 and good manufacturing or feeding practice.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
     Pt-Co10 max.
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C/20°C0.99
Boiling Point141 °C
Freezing Point-22 °C
Flash Point 
     Tag Closed Cup52 °C (126 °F)
Assay99.5 wt % min.

Product Description
Recommended application:
Maximum dosage: propionic acid should not exceed 10 g/kg (for poultry) or 30 g/kg (for pigs) g/kg of complete feedingstuff with a moisture content of 12%.
Animal species:
All animal species

Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.

Eastman and its marketing affiliates shall not be responsible for the use of this information, or of any product, method, or apparatus mentioned, and you must make your own determination of its suitability and completeness for your own use, for the protection of the environment, and for the health and safety of your employees and purchasers of your products. No warranty is made of the merchantability of fitness of any product, and nothing herein waives any of the Seller's conditions of sale.

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