Specification

PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION

  • CAS NO.
  • EINECS NO.
  • FORMULA
  • MOL WT.
  • H.S CODE
  • TOXICITY
  • SYNONYMS
  • 56-81-5
  • 200-289-5
  • CH2(OH)CH(OH)CH2OH
  • 92.09
  • 1520.10
  • Oral rat LD50: 12,600 mg/kg
  • Glycerol; 1,2,3-Propanetriol; Glyceritol;

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

  • PHYSICAL STATE
  • MELTING POINT
  • BOILING POINT
  • SPECIFIC GRAVITY
  • DENSITY
  • SOLUBILITY IN WATER


  • STABILITY
  • Liquid. (Viscous (Syrupy) liquid.)
  • 19°C (66.2°F)
  • 290°C (554°F)
  • 1.2636 (Water = 1)
  • 3.17 (Air = 1)
  • Miscible in cold water, hot water and alcohol. Partially soluble in acetone. Very slightly soluble in diethyl ether (ethyl ether). Limited solubility in ethyl acetate. Insoluble in carbon tetrachloride, benzene, chloroform, petroleum ethers, and oils
  • The product is stable.