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


Quantity 20L
Packaging Poly Pail

Manufacturer: fisher scientific company  G3720

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Catalog No. G3720

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Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

Melting Point 18°C
Purity Grade BP/EP/FCC/JP/USP
Physical Form Viscous Liquid
Formula Weight 92.1
Boiling Point 290°C
Quantity 20L
Assay 95.0 to 100.5% (FCC)
Decomposition Information >290°C
pH 5
Color Clear
Density 1.261g/cm³
Vapor Pressure 0.003mbar at 50°C
Water 2% Max. (BP/EP/JP), 5% Max. (USP)
Refractive Index 1.470 min. (at 20°C) (JP)
Specific Gravity 1.249 min. (FCC)
Sugars Pass Test (BP)
Carbonizable Substances Pass Test (FCC)
Ignition Residue 0.01% max. (FCC)
Identification Pass Test (BP)
Total Impurity 1.0% max. (USP)
Appearance of Solution Clear and Colorless (BP)
Calcium (Ca) Pass Test (JP)
Chloride 0.001% max. (JP)
Acidity Alkalinity Pass Test (BP)
Aldehyde Pass Test (BP)
Heavy Metals 5ppm max. (BP)
Halogenated Compounds 35ppm max. (BP)
Individual Impurity 0.1% max. (USP)
Residual Solvents Conforms (BP)
Sulfated Ash 0.01% max. (BP)
Acrolein Glucose and Other Pass Test (JP)
Bacterial Endotoxins Report (EP)
Fatty Acids and Esters Pass Test (JP)
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
CAS 56-81-5
MDL Number MFCD00004722
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Heavy Metals (as Pb) 5ppm max. (USP)
Impurity A and Related Subst. Pass Test (BP)
Arsenic (As) 2ppm max. (JP)
Chlorinated Compounds 0.003% max. (FCC)
Ester Pass Test (BP)
Ammonium Pass Test (JP)
Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 0.003mbar at 50°C
Sulfate 0.002% max. (JP)
Chlorine Compounds 0.003% max. (USP)
Packaging Poly Pail
Residue after Ignition 0.01% max. (JP)
Lead (Pb) 1mg/kg max. (FCC)
Endotoxin Report Report (USP)
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol
Molecular Formula C3H8O3
Synonym 1, 2, 3-Propanetriol
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!

Specifications

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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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!