Product Information

Butylated Hydroxyanisole (BHA)

Butylated Hydroxyanisole (CAS Number: 25013-16-5) Supplier in Europe

Physical Details and Properties

Butylated Hydroxyanisole, also known as BHA, is an antioxidant with the chemical formula C11H16O2 and a molecular weight of 180.25 g/mol. It appears as a white to slightly yellow crystalline solid with a faint characteristic odor.

Production Methods

At SoleChem Chemicals, we ensure a reliable supply of high-quality Butylated Hydroxyanisole. It is produced through the reaction of p-cresol with isobutylene in the presence of sulfuric acid as a catalyst.

Industrial Applications

Butylated Hydroxyanisole finds extensive applications in various industries across Europe. Let’s explore some of its key uses:

  1. Food Industry: BHA is commonly used as a food preservative to extend the shelf life of various products.
  2. Cosmetics and Personal Care: It is employed in cosmetic and personal care products to prevent oxidation and rancidity.
  3. Pharmaceuticals: BHA is used in the pharmaceutical industry to protect certain medications from degradation.

Safety Information

Butylated Hydroxyanisole is considered safe for use in food and cosmetic products within specified limits. It should be handled and stored according to standard safety practices.

Choose SoleChem Chemicals as your trusted supplier of high-quality Butylated Hydroxyanisole in Europe. We provide a consistent and reliable supply to meet the diverse needs of various industries. Contact us today for all your BHA requirements.