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


Quantity 20L
Packaging Poly Pail

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  BPG3020

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Catalog No. G30-20

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Boiling Point 290°C
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/USP
Formula Weight 92.1
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Melting Point 18°C
Quantity 20L
Assay 98.0 to 101.0% (EP)
Density 1.261g/cm³
pH 5
Color Pass Test (FCC/USP)
Water 2% Max. (BP/EP), 5% Max. (USP)
Decomposition Information >290°C
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Sulfated Ash 0.01% max. (BP)
Sugars Pass Test (BP)
Impurity A 0.1% max. (BP)
Heavy Metals 5ppm max. (BP)
Ester Pass Test (BP)
Chloride 0.001% max. (USP)
Aldehyde 10ppm max. (BP)
Sulfate 0.002% max. (USP)
Residual Solvents Conforms (BP)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (LIMIT 0.1% AS BUTYRIC ACID) (FCC)
Identification Pass Test (BP)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Appearance of Solution Clear and Colorless (BP)
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
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
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Refractive Index 1.470 to 1.475 (at 20°C) (BP)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Halogenated Compounds 35ppm max. (BP)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Other Imp w_Retention Time lt Glycerol (B 0.1% max.
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
Total Imp w_Retention Time gt Glycerol 0.5% max. (BP/EP)
Acidity Alkalinity Pass Test (BP)
Packaging Poly Pail
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Bacterial Endotoxins Report (EP)
Other Imp w_Retention Time lt Glycerol (E 0.1% max.
CAS 56-81-5
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
Linear Formula CH2OHCHOHCH2OH
Molecular Formula C3H8O3

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% (EP)
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!