Pyruvic acid Typical Properties
slight yellow liquid
What is pyruvate?
Pyruvate is a component of the human body. It is mainly involved in the metabolism of sugar and fat in the human body, and is also one of the intermediate products of carbohydrate metabolism.
Pyruvic acid Applications
Pyruvate can be used in organic synthesis.
Pyruvate is an intermediate of the fungicide Prothiocarb.
Pyruvate is used as pharmaceutical raw materials and food additives.
It is the main raw material for the production of tryptophan, phenylalanine and vitamin B. It is the raw material of L-dopa biosynthesis and the initiator of ethylene polymer.
Pyruvic acid Packaging and Shipping
Pyruvic acid Storage
Stored in a cool dry and ventilated place away from heat and sunlight