1.04091

SAFC

Glycerol 85%

EMPROVE® EXPERT, Ph. Eur., BP

Synonym(s):
Glycerin, 1,2,3-Propanetriol, Trihydroxylpropane, Protol, 1,2,3-Propanetriol, Glycerol solution
Linear Formula:
HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH · aq
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
92.09 (anhydrous basis)
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
635685
MDL number:

storage conditions

Store at +5°C to +30°C.

Quality Level

Agency/Method

BP
Ph. Eur.

vapor pressure

8 hPa ( 20 °C)

product line

EMPROVE® EXPERT

assay

83.5-88.5% (after oxidation, alkalimetric)

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

429 °C

application(s)

microbiological culture: suitable

pH

5 (20 °C, 100 g/L in H2O)

bp

182 °C/20 mmHg (lit.)

mp

-10 °C

transition temp

flash point 199 °C

density

1.252 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

storage temp.

2-30°C

SMILES string

OCC(O)CO

InChI

1S/C3H8O3/c4-1-3(6)2-5/h3-6H,1-2H2

InChI key

PEDCQBHIVMGVHV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Finding the right excipient that matches your needs as well as regulatory demands can be a complicated challenge in formulation. With our application know-how and regulatory expertise, we support you in every step of development, scale-up, and production.
As part of our Emprove® Program, our raw materials are offered with extensive documentation facilitating compliance of your pharma and biopharma product, full supply chain transparency and risk mitigation. Our SAFC® portfolio of high-quality products for biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical formulation and production withstands strict quality control procedures and is produced according to applicable cGMP guidelines.

Application

Glycerol can be used in a wide variety of solid, semi-solid and liquid formulations, including ophthalmic, oral solid and oral liquid dosages, tablet coatings, creams, and gels. It is applied for its humectant, emollient, solvent/cosolvent, viscosity increasing, and plasticizer properties.
Due to its low microbial and endotoxin limits, Glycerol 85% Emprove® Expert is especially suitable for high-risk applications.

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Emprove is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
SAFC is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

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