Dow Polyurethanes Propylene Glycol USP/EP

Suppliers

Company
Product
Description
Supplier Links
Propylene Glycol - USP/EP - Dow Polyurethanes
Midland, MI, USA
Propylene Glycol USP/EP
Propylene Glycol (PG) USP/EP is a pharmaceutical grade of Monopropylene Glycols (PG or MPG) with a specified purity greater than 99.8%. PG USP/EP is tested for compliance with specifications of: United States Pharmacopeia (USP) European Pharmacopoeia (EP) Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP) Food Chemical Codex (FCC) It also complies with: Brazilian Pharmacopoeia (FB) other pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food regulations in the global markets where it is sold It is listed by the Personal Care Products Council†as an approved ingredient in cosmetics, and its use is reviewed by the Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR). PG USP/EP is Kosher and complies with Halal requirements. PG USP/EP is an important ingredient for a multitude of uses, including: Solvent for aromatics in the flavor-concentrate industry Wetting agent for natural gums Ingredient in the compounding of citrus and other emulsified flavors Solvent in elixirs and pharmaceutical preparations Solvent and coupling agent in the formulation of sun screen, lotion, shampoos, shaving creams and other similar products Emulsifier in cosmetic and pharmaceutical creams Ingredient for low-temperature heat-transfer fluids involving indirect food contact, such as brewing and dairy uses, as well as refrigerated grocery display cases Very effective humectant, preservative and stabilizer in semi-moist pet food (with the exception of cat food), bakery goods, food flavorings and salad dressings

Propylene Glycol (PG) USP/EP is a pharmaceutical grade of Monopropylene Glycols (PG or MPG) with a specified purity greater than 99.8%.

PG USP/EP is tested for compliance with specifications of:

  • United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
  • European Pharmacopoeia (EP)
  • Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP)
  • Food Chemical Codex (FCC)

It also complies with:

  • Brazilian Pharmacopoeia (FB)
  • other pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food regulations in the global markets where it is sold

It is listed by the Personal Care Products Council†as an approved ingredient in cosmetics, and its use is reviewed by the Cosmetic Ingredient Review (CIR). PG USP/EP is Kosher and complies with Halal requirements.

PG USP/EP is an important ingredient for a multitude of uses, including:

  • Solvent for aromatics in the flavor-concentrate industry
  • Wetting agent for natural gums
  • Ingredient in the compounding of citrus and other emulsified flavors
  • Solvent in elixirs and pharmaceutical preparations
  • Solvent and coupling agent in the formulation of sun screen, lotion, shampoos, shaving creams and other similar products
  • Emulsifier in cosmetic and pharmaceutical creams
  • Ingredient for low-temperature heat-transfer fluids involving indirect food contact, such as brewing and dairy uses, as well as refrigerated grocery display cases
  • Very effective humectant, preservative and stabilizer in semi-moist pet food (with the exception of cat food), bakery goods, food flavorings and salad dressings
Supplier's Site

Technical Specifications

  Dow Polyurethanes
Product Category Organic Chemicals
Product Number USP/EP
Product Name Propylene Glycol
Chemical Formula C3H8O2
Boiling Point 369 F (187 C)
Viscosity 8.4 to 48.6 cps
Chemical Name 1,2-propanediol
Trigger Solvent
Unlock Full Specs
to access all available technical data

Similar Products