Cookies disclaimer

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

38988 Glycerol, ultrapure, HPLC Grade

CAS Number
56-81-5
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
38988-AP 500ml 65.20
38988-K2 1L 118.00
38988-K7 4L 284.00
38988-M1 *4x1L 361.00
Add to Cart Bulk/Specialty Print Quote View Item

Glycerol, ultrapure, HPLC Grade

MDL
MFCD00004722
EINECS
200-289-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH
Formula Weight
92.09
Form
Viscous liquid
Melting point
18°
Boiling Point
182°/20mm
Flash Point
160°(320°F)
Density
1.26
Refractive Index
1.474
Storage & Sensitivity
Hygroscopic. Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Miscible with water.

Grade Specifications

Maximum level of impurities: H2O 0.05%

Applications

Glycerol is used as emulsifier, thickening agent in cosmetics and foods, plasticizer in packaging, paints and paper industry, preservative in food and beverages. It is used in pharmaceutical preparations to improve smoothness and providing lubrication. It is also used in epichlorohydrin and mono propylene glycol production.

Notes

Hygroscopic in nature. Incompatible with perchloric acid, lead oxide, aceticanhydride, nitrobenzene, chlorine, peroxides, strong acids, strong bases.

Literature References

Möbius, M. E.; Xia, T.; Saarloos, W. V.; Orrit, M.; Hecke, M. V. Aging and Solidification of Supercooled Glycerol. Phys. Chem. B. 2010, 114 (22), 7439-7444.

Youngkook, K.; Marc, T. M. K. Combining Voltammetry with HPLC: Application to Electro-Oxidation of Glycerol. Anal. Chem. 2010, 82 (13), 5420-5424.

Other References

Merck
14,4484
Beilstein
635685
Harmonized Tariff Code
2905.45
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
MA8050000

Recommended

  • A11316

    Sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, 99%
  • A16806

    D-Gluconic acid, 50% aq. soln.
  • 12967

    Iron(II) sulfate heptahydrate, Puratronic®, 99.999% (metals basis)
  • 33253

    Boric acid, ACS, 99.5% min
  • J63736

    Sodium hydroxide, 10N aq. soln.

Recently Viewed

Chemicals

Life Science

Metals & Materials

Catalysts

Analytical & Labware