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


Quantity 4L
Packaging Glass Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  BPG304

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Catalog No. G30-4

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Formula Weight 92.1
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Melting Point 18°C
Boiling Point 290°C
Quantity 4L
Flash Point 160°C
Assay 98.0 to 101.0% (BP)
Color Pass Test (USP)
pH 5
Water 2% Max. (BP/EP), 5% Max. (USP)
Density 1.261g/cm³
Decomposition Information >290°C
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Residual Solvents Conforms (BP)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Identification Pass Test (BP)
Halogenated Compounds 35ppm max. (BP)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Appearance of Solution Clear and Colorless (BP)
Sulfated Ash 0.01% max. (BP)
Sulfate 0.002% max. (USP)
Sugars Pass Test (BP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (LIMIT 0.1% AS BUTYRIC ACID) (FCC)
Bacterial Endotoxins Report (EP)
Aldehyde 10ppm max. (BP)
Acidity Alkalinity Pass Test (BP)
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Chloride 0.001% max. (USP)
Refractive Index 1.470 to 1.475 (at 20°C) (BP)
Impurity A 0.1% max. (BP)
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
Heavy Metals 5ppm max. (BP)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Packaging Glass Bottle
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Ester Pass Test (BP)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Total Imp w_Retention Time gt Glycerol 0.5% max. (BP/EP)
Other Imp w_Retention Time lt Glycerol (E 0.1% max.
Other Imp w_Retention Time lt Glycerol (B 0.1% max.
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
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
Accessories

Accessories for Catalog Number: G304

Item Mfr. No. Item Description Price Per Unit Quantity  
03-439
Eagle™ Thermoplastics™ Safety Bottle Carriers
fisher scientific
B102
Safety bottle carriers are molded-in handle Each for $217.50
Accessories
 

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!