Propylene Glycol 99.8%
Propylene Glycol 99.8%
Propylene Glycol 99.8%

Propylene Glycol 99.8%

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PROPYLENE GLYCOL

99.8% Pure

Available in 250gml, 500ml.

Molecular formula: C3H8O2

Synonyms: Mono Propylene Glycol, Propylene Glycol, PG, MPG
 

Propylene Glycol is a viscous, colourless liquid, almost odourless with a slightly sweet taste. It consists of two groups of alcohols; it is classified as a diol. Miscible with a wide range of solvents, including water, acetone and chloroform. Glycols have a very low volatility and are non-irritating.

Pure USP / EP 99.8% PG pharmaceutical grade. The purest form of PG available. It is suitable for all pharmaceutical and food applications and is Kosher certified.

Uses:

  • production of unsaturated polyester resins;
  • humectant to prevent the skin from drying out (hand sanitizers);
  • solvent in many pharmaceuticals;
  • electronic cigarettes (vaporizer base to dilute nicotine liquid);
  • a solvent for many substances, both natural and synthetic;
  • humectant (E1520);
  • solvent for food dyes and flavours;
  • cooling agent for fermentation tanks with a jacket of beer and wine glycol;
  • solar water heating systems;
  • a solvent used in mixing photographic chemicals (film developers in cryonics);
  • moisturizer in medicines, cosmetics, food, toothpaste, shampoos, mouthwashes, hair care and tobacco products;
  • for de-icing airplanes;
  • agent to lower the freezing point of the ice slurry;
  • catching and preserving insects (including as a DNA preservative);
  • creating theatrical smoke and fog;
  • addition in PCR to lower the melting point of nucleic acids to target GC rich sequences;
  • component of UV or black light tattoo ink;
  • lubricant in air conditioning compressors;
  • production of lava lamps.

Buyer assumes all responsibility for safety and use not in accordance with directions.


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