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Glycerin Applicatons

Project Description

Client
 Glycerin Applications

GLYCERIN APPLICATION

  • SOAP,COSMETIC,PHARM37%
  • ALKYD RESIN13%
  • FOOD12%
  • POLYURETHANES11%
  • TOBACCO9%
  • EXPLOSIVE3%
  • OTHERS15%
  • Source : THE CHANGING WORLD OF OLEOCHEMICALS - Wolfgang Rupilius and Salimah Ahmad

GLYCERIN : Polyol with more than 2000 applications

  • Water-soluble
  • Odorless
  • Colorless
  • Has Certain Sweetness
  • Absorbs and retain water
  • Has a capacity to dissolve flavors and dyes
  • Has plasticizer and antioxidant properties
  • Non-toxic and easily biodegradable

FOODS

  • Solvent for preparation of concentrated flavor extracts from natural products
  • Texture improver and emulsifier in ice-cream
  • Conditioner for wine gums, fondants, soft creams
  • Emulsifier in bread production ( glycerol esters of acetic and tartaric acids )

PLASTICS, RESINS & CELLOPHANE

  • Production of phthalic and maleic alkyd resins
  • Moisturizer and plasticizer in cellulose films
  • Polyether polyols of glycerol are polymerized with diisocynates to form flexible or rigid polyurethane foams

TOBACCO

  • Solvent, humidifier, and plasticizer in tobacco
  • Glycerol triacetate (triaacetin) >> softener for cigarete

COSMETICS

  • Emulsifier, moisturizer, and conditioning agent
  • Creams, lotions, tooth pastes and dental mouthwashes, and skin & hair care products

PHARMACEUTICALS

  • Cough Syrup, Expectorant,Ointments
  • Mild laxative in suppositories
  • Softener in gelatin capsules
  • Glycerol trinitrate >> treatment for heart disease

OTHERS

  • Hydraulic fluid formulations
  • Inks and printing colors >> to prolong the self-life
  • Humidifier, plasticizer and lubricant in paper industry