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Glycerol (Molecular Biology), Fisher BioReagents™


For low-temperature storage of enzymes and bacterial cultures

Quantity 4L
Packaging Glass Bottle

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  BPBP229-4

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Catalog No. BP229-4

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Calcium (Ca) 5ppm max.
DNase DNase free
Density 1.261g/cm³
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max.
Identification Pass Test
Iron (Fe) 5ppm max.
Magnesium (Mg) 1ppm max.
Packaging Glass Bottle
Protease Protease free
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Water 0.5% max.
Zinc (Zn) 2ppm max.
Decomposition Information >290°C
pH 5
Color Clear
Boiling Point 290°C / 554°F
Melting Point 18°C / 64.4°F
Quantity 4L
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
CAS 56-81-5
Purity Grade Molecular Biology
Purity Grade Notes DNase-, RNase- and Protease-Free
Physical Form Viscous Liquid; Liquid
Assay 99.5% min.
Assay Percent Range ≥99.5 %
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
Formula Weight 92.09g/mol
Merck Index 15, 4520
Synonym Glycerin
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
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
Recommended Storage RT

Specifications

Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
CAS 56-81-5
Purity Grade Molecular Biology
Purity Grade Notes DNase-, RNase- and Protease-Free
Physical Form Viscous Liquid; Liquid
Assay 99.5% min.
Assay Percent Range ≥99.5 %
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
Formula Weight 92.09g/mol
Synonym Glycerin

Glycerol is used for low-temperature storage of enzymes and bacterial cultures, purification of proteins, and as a component in electrophoresis loading buffers.

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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!

RT

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