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Glycerol triacetate, 99%, Alfa Aesar™

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500g
2500g
102-76-1
C9H14O6
218.205
MFCD00008716
URAYPUMNDPQOKB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
triacetin,glyceryl triacetate,glycerol triacetate,glycerin triacetate,enzactin,triacetine,triacetylglycerol,fungacetin,glyped,triacetyl glycerine
5541
CHEBI:9661
2,3-diacetyloxypropyl acetate
CC(=O)OCC(COC(=O)C)OC(=O)C
102-76-1
C9H14O6
218.205
MFCD00008716
URAYPUMNDPQOKB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
triacetin,glyceryl triacetate,glycerol triacetate,glycerin triacetate,enzactin,triacetine,triacetylglycerol,fungacetin,glyped,triacetyl glycerine
5541
CHEBI:9661
2,3-diacetyloxypropyl acetate
CC(=O)OCC(COC(=O)C)OC(=O)C
Applications
Glycerol triacetate is used as a food additive and as a solvent in flavorings. It acts as an excipient in pharmaceutical products where it is used as a humectant and a plasticizer. It is also used as a fuel additive, as an antiknock agent, adhesives and sealant chemicals, fillers, intermediates and process regulators.

Solubility
Slightly miscible with water, carbon tetrachloride and carbondisulfide. Miscible with acetone, ethanol, benzene and chloroform.

Notes
Heat sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Boiling Point 257°C to 259°C
Melting Point 2°C to 4°C
Flash Point 149°C (300°F)
Density 1.155 g/mL
Quantity 500g
Assay Percent Range 99%
Solubility Information Slightly miscible with water,carbon tetrachloride and carbondisulfide. Miscible with acetone,ethanol,benzene and chloroform.
Formula Weight 218.21
Percent Purity 99%
Chemical Name or Material Glycerol triacetate

EINECSNumber : 203-051-9

TSCA : Yes

Recommended Storage : Ambient temperatures