Glycerine (refined min. 99.5%), also known as glycerol, is a simple polyol compound. It is a colourless, odourless, viscous liquid that is sweet-tasting and non-toxic. It is typically used in the pharmaceutical and medical industry, where it serves as an emollient to provide lubrication and moisture for personal care products, and is also used as a sweetener in foods. It has a wide range of uses, and is found in things ranging from tobacco to paints.

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CAS Number: 56-81-5
UN Number: None
Hazard Class: None
Packing Group: None
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What is the CAS Number of Glycerine (refined)?

The CAS number of Glycerine (refined) is 56-81-5.

What is the UN Number of Glycerine (refined)?

Glycerine (refined) does not have a UN number. It is not regulated as a dangerous chemical.

What is the Hazard Class and packing group of Glycerine (refined)?

Glycerine (refined) has no hazard class or packing group because it is not considered a harmful chemical.

Physical properties of Glycerine (Refined 99.5%)

Physical State: Liquid
Appearance: Clear
Odor: None
Odor Threshold: No information available
pH: 5.5 - 8.0
Melting Point / Range: 20 °C - lit.
Boiling Point / Range: 182 °C at 27 hPa - lit.
Molecular Formula: No information available
Molecular Weight: No information available
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Safety profile of glycerine (refined)

All the safety information for Glycerine (refined) can be found in our MSDS (material safety data sheet) below. It includes information on first aid, accidental release, fire-fighting, handling and storage, personal protection and much more. Please familiarise yourself with the hazards before handling it.

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At East Harbour Group, we understand each business has distinctive requirements. Therefore, we customise supply and shipping options for your glycerine (refined) orders based on details like amount and delivery site. Please contact our team for a personalised quote tailored to your needs.

Certainly! Whether in Europe, Asia, or beyond, we possess the logistical expertise to deliver your chemicals precisely where you need them—on time and within budget. If you require shipping for glycerine (refined) and are uncertain about logistics options, kindly reach out to us today.

It is not considered a hazardous chemical, and therefore is not on the Hazmat scale. However, please check your local regulations to make sure it isn’t restricted or controlled in your geographic location.

Glycerine (refined) is generally a safe chemical and has no real hazards associated with it. It’s advised to keep it away from strong bases and oxidising agents.