CAS NO: 501-30-4
Appearance: White or yellowish powder
Molecular formula: C6H6O4
Molecular weight: 142.11
Kojic acid can inhibit the melanin growing of body-skin, its application is being more and more wide in whiten cosmetic, bath lotion, etc. As to its actions of antiseptic, antioxidant, kojic acid also can be widely used in food aseptic, antioxidant of grease and food, antistaling agent of fruit and vegetable. In addition, kojic acid can be used in antibiotic synthetic intermediate products, agriculture plant tutelage and chemical reagent, etc .