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Glycerol (USP/FCC/EP/BP/JP), Fisher Chemical

$565.86 - $1,182.93

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
CAS 56-81-5
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/JP/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Assay 95.0 to 100.5% (FCC)
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Linear Formula CH2OHCHOHCH2OH
Formula Weight 92.1
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
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G374

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G374
Glass Bottle 4L Each for $565.86
Case of 4 Each for $2,263.44

G3720

 
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G3720
Poly Pail 20L Each for $1,182.93
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 18°C
Boiling Point 290°C
Formula Weight 92.1
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/JP/USP
Quantity 4L
Assay 99.0 to 101.0% (USP)
pH 5
Density 1.261g/cm³
Decomposition Information >290°C
Water 2% Max. (BP/EP/JP), 5% Max. (USP)
Color Clear
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Residue after Ignition 0.01% max. (JP)
Impurity A and Related Subst. Pass Test (BP)
Identification Pass Test (BP)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (JP)
Ester Pass Test (BP)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Appearance of Solution Clear and Colorless (BP)
Acidity Alkalinity Pass Test (BP)
Ammonium Pass Test (JP)
Sulfate 0.002% max. (JP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Sulfated Ash 0.01% max. (BP)
Halogenated Compounds 35ppm max. (BP)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Calcium (Ca) Pass Test (JP)
Packaging Glass Bottle
Sugars Pass Test (BP)
Residual Solvents Conforms (BP)
Refractive Index 1.470 min. (at 20°C) (JP)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Arsenic (As) 2ppm max. (JP)
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
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
Linear Formula CH2OHCHOHCH2OH
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Heavy Metals 5ppm max. (BP)
Chloride 0.001% max. (JP)
Aldehyde Pass Test (BP)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Endotoxin Report Report (USP)
Bacterial Endotoxins Report (EP)
Acrolein Glucose and Other Pass Test (JP)
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
CAS 56-81-5
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Molecular Formula C3H8O3

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Safety and Handling
 

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!