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Glycerol formal

47-67% 5-hydroxy-1,3-dioxane basis (GC), 33-53% 4-hydroxymethyl-1,3-dioxolane basis (GC)

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InChI Key   JIUMSISXCKWZTA-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   33-53% 4-hydroxymethyl-1,3-dioxolane basis (GC)
  47-67% 5-hydroxy-1,3-dioxane basis (GC)
contains   ~0.02% 2,6-di-tert-butyl-4-methylphenol as stabilizer
refractive index   n20/D 1.451(lit.)
bp   192-193 °C(lit.)
density   1.203 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

1 L in glass bottle

100, 250 mL in glass bottle

Application

Glycerol formal is used to to solubilize water-insoluble compounds for subsequent aqueous dilution. It has been used as a chemical and dye emulsifier and as a cosolvent for drug delivery. Glycerol formal was used as a vehicle for antibiotic delivery in rats.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 1993 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
199.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
93 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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