Sodium Anisate

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Sodium Anisate

Sodium Salt of 4-Methoxybenzoic acid, or p-anisic acid. Anisic acid is an organic compound which is a carboxylic acid found naturally in anise.

It is a white crystalline solid which is insoluble in water and soluble in alcohols, ether, and ethyl acetate.

p-anisic acid has antiseptic properties.