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Polyethylene glycol is used in the modification of therapeutic proteins and peptides to enhance its solubility. It is also used in the fabrication of bioactive and immuno isolating barriers for encapsulation of cells. In Gas chromatorgraphy, it is used as a polar stationary phase. It is used as mold release agent and lubricant in fabricating elastomers.
Hu, L.; Gu, D.; Hu, Q.; Shi, Y.; Gao, N. Investigation of Solid Dispersion of Atorvastatin Calcium in Polyethylene Glycol 6000 and Polyvinylpyrrolidone. Trop. J. Pharm. Res. 2014, 13 (6), 835-842.
Su, A. P.; Zhou, Y.; Yao, Y. H.; Yang, C. M.; Du, H. A facile rout to synthesis lamellate structure mesoporous alumina using polyethylene glycol 6000 (PEG, molecular weight= 6000) as structure directing agent. Microporous Mesoporous Mater. 2012, 159, 36-41.
Hazard Statements: H315-H320
Causes skin irritation. Causes eye irritation.
Precautionary Statements: P264b-P280-P302+P352-P305+P351+P338-P332+P313-P337+P313-P362-P501c
Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant