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


Quantity 500mL
Packaging Glass Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  G31500

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Catalog No. G31-500

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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 500mL
Flash Point 160°C
Assay 99.0 to 101.0% (USP)
pH 5
Density 1.261g/cm³
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Color Pass Test (FCC/USP)
Decomposition Information >290°C
Water 5.0% max. (USP)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Chloride 0.001% max. (USP)
Sulfate 0.002% max. (USP)
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Identification Pass Test (FCC)
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
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
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Residual Solvents Meets Requirements (USP)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (LIMIT 0.1% AS BUTYRIC ACID) (FCC)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Packaging Glass Bottle
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
CAS 56-81-5
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
Name Note Clear, Colorless
Linear Formula HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
Molecular Formula C3H8O3

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!