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


Quantity 200L
Packaging Poly Drum

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  BPG31200

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Catalog No. G31-200

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Purity Grade FCC/USP
Boiling Point 290°C
Melting Point 18°C
Formula Weight 92.1
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Quantity 200L
Flash Point 160°C
Assay 95.0 to 100.5% (FCC)
pH 5
Color Pass Test (FCC/USP)
Density 1.261g/cm³
Decomposition Information >290°C
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Sulfate 0.002% max. (USP)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (LIMIT 0.1% AS BUTYRIC ACID) (FCC)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Chloride 0.001% max. (USP)
Identification Pass Test (FCC)
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
Water 5.0% max. (USP)
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (USP)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Packaging Poly Drum
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
Linear Formula HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
CAS 56-81-5
Name Note Clear, Colorless
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol

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!