Propylene Glycol is an organic compound with the formula C3H8O2. It is colorless, nearly odorless, clear, viscous liquid with a faint sweet taste, hygroscopic and miscible with water, acetone, and chloroform.
Propylene Glycol is used in the production of polyester resins. The FDA uses Propylene Glycol as a solvent and a preservative-in food and for tobacco products. It is also used in pharmaceutical and personal care products. Including oral, inject-able and topical formulations. Propylene Glycol is used in de-icing fulids because it is able to lower the melting point of water. Used as well in antifreeze for RV or marine applications. Propylene Glycol is a minor ingredient in the oil dispersant Corexit, to contain oil spills.
Interesting Fact - Propylene Glycol is the major ingredient in the liquid used in electronic cigarettes.
We are pleased to offer Propylene Glycol in the following quantities:
- 55 Gallon Drum
- IBC Tote
- Bulk Tank Truck