Glycerine USP Kosher | 56-81-5

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CAS ID

56-81-5

IUPAC Name

propane-1,2,3-triol

Molecular Formula

C3H8O3

Molecular Weight

SMILES

OCC(O)CO

Description

753

Synonym: glycerol, glycerin, glycerine, 1,2,3-propanetriol, glycyl alcohol, trihydroxypropane, glyceritol, propanetriol, 1,2,3-trihydroxypropane, osmoglyn

AcidityPass Test (BP/EP/JP)
Decomposition Information>290°C
AppearanceClear and Colorless (BP/EP)
Density1.261g/cm³
pH5
ColorUndesignated
Melting Point18°C
Boiling Point290°C
Ignition Residue0.01% max. (FCC/USP/JP)
IdentificationPass Test (BP/EP/FCC/JP/USP)
Linear FormulaCH2OHCHOHCH2OH
PackagingPoly Pail
Refractive Index1.470 to 1.475 (at 20°C) (BP/EP), 1.470 min. (at 20°C) (JP)
Specific Gravity1.249 min. (FCC/USP), 1.258 min. (JP)
Residual SolventsConforms (BP/EP), Meets Requirements (USP)
Formula Weight92.1
Physical FormViscous Liquid
Sulfated Ash0.01% max. (BP/EP)
GradeBP/EP/FCC/JP/USP
Vapor Pressure0.003mbar at 50°C
Water2.0% max. (BP/EP/JP), 5.0% max. (USP)
Chemical Name or MaterialGlycerol

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