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

$578.07 - $1,208.43

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 $578.07
Case of 4 Each for $2,312.28

G3720

 
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G3720
Poly Pail 20L Each for $1,208.43
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 18°C
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/JP/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Formula Weight 92.1
Boiling Point 290°C
Quantity 4L
Assay 99.0 to 101.0% (USP)
Density 1.261g/cm³
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Water 2% Max. (BP/EP/JP), 5% Max. (USP)
Decomposition Information >290°C
pH 5
Color Clear
Identification Pass Test (BP)
Impurity A and Related Subst. Pass Test (BP)
Residue after Ignition 0.01% max. (JP)
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Appearance of Solution Clear and Colorless (BP)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Ester Pass Test (BP)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (JP)
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Acidity Alkalinity Pass Test (BP)
Ammonium Pass Test (JP)
Calcium (Ca) Pass Test (JP)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Halogenated Compounds 35ppm max. (BP)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Packaging Glass Bottle
Refractive Index 1.470 min. (at 20°C) (JP)
Residual Solvents Conforms (BP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Sugars Pass Test (BP)
Sulfate 0.002% max. (JP)
Sulfated Ash 0.01% max. (BP)
Arsenic (As) 2ppm max. (JP)
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
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 CH2OHCHOHCH2OH
MDL Number MFCD00004722
Chloride 0.001% max. (JP)
Heavy Metals 5ppm max. (BP)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Aldehyde Pass Test (BP)
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
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
CAS 56-81-5
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray

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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!