PROPYLENE GLYCOL USP (Z)

This product is produced through the hydrolysis process of propylene oxide with only purified water, without any solvents or additives. This product is a viscous, clear liquid with a weak characteristic odor but a faintly sweet taste. This product is for pharmaceutical use.

Supplied By: SK picglobal Co., Ltd.

Product Code: F01991

Regional Availability: Canada

INCI Name: Propylene Glycol

Chemical Name: Propylene Glycol

CAS Number: 57-55-6

Synonyms: (±)-1,2-Propanediol, (±)-Propylene glycol, (RS)-1,2-Propanediol, 1,2-(RS)-Propanediol, 1,2-Dihydroxypropane, 1,2-Propanediol, 1,2-Propylene glycol, 2-Hydroxypropanol, 2,3-Propanediol, DL-1,2-Propanediol, dl-Propylene glycol, Isopropylene glycol, Methylethyl glycol, Methylethylene glycol, Monopropylene glycol, NSC 69860, α-Propylene glycol

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    Regulatory & Compliance

    Safety & Health

    Safety and Health
    • In case of contact with hands, wipe it off with water to be safe, and wear protective equipment in a well-ventilated face and other skins, place during work such as heating.
    • If there is a leak during handling, wipe it off with a hygroscopic tissue or cloth.
    • Propylene glycol is not classified as hazardous; many databases on mammalian toxicity, ecotoxicity, and environmental tests indicate that propylene glycol is of negligible concern for any of these effects.
    • Risks to human health and the environment from propylene glycol are considered low or negligible when it is handled properly.

    Packaging & Availability

    Packaging Type
    Regional Availability
    • Canada
    Packaging Information
    • ISO and flexi tank, IBC bag, coated steel and plastic drum,Stainless steel, PE plastic, carbon steel coated with an approved food-grade coating.
    • The product is available in barges, lined tank cars, dedicated tank trucks, and 215kg non-returnable drums.
    • DOT Label required : None
    • Freight classification : Propylene Glycol

    Storage & Handling

    Storage and Handling Conditions
    • Propylene Glycol USP is a high-purity material that must be handled with special precautions, and we store it below ambient temperature in a SUS or coated Carbon Steel tank with N2 blanketing for the prevention of oxidization.
    • For storage, stainless steel or epoxy phenol coated carbon steel vessels are recommended to prevent rust or discoloration.
    • The container should be stored below 40°C away from sources of UV. It must be kept in a tightly closed container after opening to avoid contamination and exposure to air.
    • When storing in a tank, nitrogen padding is recommended. It is available for 2 years from the production date under the conditions above.