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Glycerol (Clear, Colorless/USP/FCC/EP/BP), Fisher Chemical


Quantity 200L
Packaging Poly Drum

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  BPG30200

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Catalog No. G30-200

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Melting Point 18°C
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Formula Weight 92.1
Boiling Point 290°C
Quantity 200L
Flash Point 160°C
Assay 98.0 to 101.0% (BP)
Density 1.261g/cm³
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Water 2% Max. (BP/EP), 5% Max. (USP)
Decomposition Information >290°C
pH 5
Color Pass Test (USP)
Chloride 0.001% max. (USP)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Ester Pass Test (BP)
Heavy Metals 5ppm max. (BP)
Halogenated Compounds 35ppm max. (BP)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Identification Pass Test (BP)
Impurity A 0.1% max. (BP)
Refractive Index 1.470 to 1.475 (at 20°C) (BP)
Residual Solvents Conforms (BP)
Sugars Pass Test (BP)
Sulfate 0.002% max. (USP)
Sulfated Ash 0.01% max. (BP)
Total Imp w_Retention Time gt Glycerol 0.5% max. (BP/EP)
Aldehyde 10ppm max. (BP)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
Acidity Alkalinity Pass Test (BP)
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Appearance of Solution Clear and Colorless (BP)
Bacterial Endotoxins Report (EP)
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
Packaging Poly Drum
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (LIMIT 0.1% AS BUTYRIC ACID) (FCC)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Other Imp w_Retention Time lt Glycerol (B 0.1% max.
Other Imp w_Retention Time lt Glycerol (E 0.1% max.
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Irritating to eyes and skin. May cause central nervous system effects. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Do not induce vomiting.

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:1
Instability:0
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula CH2OHCHOHCH2OH
CAS 56-81-5

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
CAS 56-81-5
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Assay 98.0 to 101.0% (BP)
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula CH2OHCHOHCH2OH
Formula Weight 92.1
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
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Emergency Overview
Irritating to eyes and skin. May cause central nervous system effects. Hygroscopic. Use personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Do not induce vomiting.

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:1
Instability:0

WARNING!