Refined Glycerine

Refined Glycerine

NAMES:

  • Glycerol
  • Glycerin
  • Glycerine
  • 1,2,3- Propanetriol

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:
Glycerine is an odorless, colorless, oily, viscous liquid with a sweet taste.


SOLUBILITY AND COMPATIBILITY:

  • Soluble in water, acetone, alcohol and glycol ethers.
  • Insoluble in Hydrocarbons.
  • Compatible with Nonionic, Anionic, Cationic Surfactants.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Pharmaceutical products – as a sweetener, humectantin syrups and lozenges, and as an ingredient in eyewashes, ear drops, jellies and creams, solutions, suppositories, and gel capsules.
  • Food and beverage products – as an additive to reduce water activity, emulsifiers for monoglycerides, heat-transfer media for frozen foods, humectants, smoothing agents, solvents for flavorings and colorings, and sweeteners.
  • Personal-care products – as a humectant, lubricant, emollient, and suspension aid in lotions, creams, soaps, pastes, and hair-care products.
  • Oral-care products.
  • Polyurethane products.

CHEMICALS PROPERTIES:

Refined Glycerine USP gradespecification
99.50%99.70%
AppearanceClear colorless liquidClear colorless liquid
IDENTIFICATION A,B,CPassPass
Specific Gravity @ 25˚C1.245 min1.245 min
Residue on Ignition, %100 max100 max
Chlorides, (ppm) Cl10 max10 max
Sulphates, (ppm)20 max20 max
Heavy Metals (ppm Pb)5 max5 max
Chlorinated Compounds (ppm Cl)30 max30 max
Fatty Acids & Esters ( ml of 0.5N NaOH max)1 max1 max
Related Compounds-Individual Impurity %0.1 max0.1 max
Related Compounds-Total Impurity %1.0 max1.0 max
Assay %99-10199-101
Water %0.5 max0.3 max
Glycerine Content %99.5 min99.7 min
OderTypical oderTypical oder
COLOR, APHA10 max10 max
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