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


Quantity 1L
Packaging Glass Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  G311

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Catalog No. G31-1

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Melting Point 18°C
Purity Grade FCC/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Formula Weight 92.1
Boiling Point 290°C
Quantity 1L
Flash Point 160°C
Assay 95.0 to 100.5% (FCC)
Density 1.261g/cm³
pH 5
Color Pass Test (FCC/USP)
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Decomposition Information >290°C
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)
Identification Pass Test (FCC)
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Water 5.0% max. (USP)
MDL Number MFCD00004722
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
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
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Chloride 0.001% max. (USP)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Packaging Glass Bottle
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (USP)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
Name Note Clear, Colorless
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
CAS 56-81-5
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
Sulfate 0.002% max. (USP)

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
Name Note Clear, Colorless
CAS 56-81-5
Purity Grade FCC/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Assay 95.0 to 100.5% (FCC)
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!