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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

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

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!