- CAS # 57-55-6
- Formula : C3H8O2
|Related categories :
||Specialty Chemicals, Pharmaceutical Ingredients
|Boiling point :
||370.8 °F at 760 mm Hg (NTP, 1992)
|Melting point :
||-76 °F (NTP, 1992)
||greater than or equal to 100 mg/mL at 70° F (NTP, 1992)
|Molecular Weight :
||1.04 at 68 °F (USCG, 1999)
|Storage Temperature :
||Propylene glycol is hygroscopic and should be stored in a well-closed container, protected from light, in a cool, dry place.
Aceto offers both sourced and proprietary forms of Propylene Glycol to enable customers the best choice for fit and function in pharmaceutical and industrial applications.
Propylene glycol is used as a humectant, plasticizer, solvent and water miscible co solvent in the pharmaceutical industry. It’s application is in almost all dosage forms including Solid oral, Semi-solid, Topical and Parenteral formulations. We manufacture product complying with BP, Ph.Eur., USP-NF, and IP under our Finar brand.
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