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


Quantity 20L
Packaging Poly Pail

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  G3120

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Catalog No. G31-20

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Boiling Point 290°C
Formula Weight 92.1
Purity Grade FCC/USP
Melting Point 18°C
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Quantity 20L
Flash Point 160°C
Assay 99.0 to 101.0% (USP)
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
pH 5
Color Pass Test (FCC/USP)
Decomposition Information >290°C
Density 1.261g/cm³
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Chloride 0.001% max. (USP)
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Identification Pass Test (FCC)
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (LIMIT 0.1% AS BUTYRIC ACID) (FCC)
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
Sulfate 0.002% max. (USP)
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
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (USP)
Packaging Poly Pail
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Water 5.0% max. (USP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
Name Note Clear, Colorless
CAS 56-81-5

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
Name Note Clear, Colorless
CAS 56-81-5
Purity Grade FCC/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Assay 99.0 to 101.0% (USP)
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
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!