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GLYCERIN: AMERICAS

About P&G Chemicals’ SUPEROL®, MOON OU & STAR® Guarantee

Our domestically produced, natural based Superol® , MOON OU, and Star® brands are 99.7%, 99.7% and 96% pure products, respectively. The Superol brand is our highest quality and is all vegetable, USP grade (for excipient use only) and available as Kosher and Halal certified, (Superol NK may/or may not be made from vegetable oil). Our Moon OU brand is a high quality, 99.7% glycerin product that works for those customers who require a high-purity, USP-grade (for excipient use only) material but who do not have a need for Non-GMO; Halal/Kosher for Passover; and/or EP certifications. Superol and Moon OU are ideal for pharmaceutical excipient use, food and personal care. The Star brand meets the needs of customers who require a less viscous product. All PGC NA (Americas) glycerin brands are produced domestically, in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.

North America

P&G Chemicals is one of the first glycerin producers to receive a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) certification for its Superol KPO®, Moon OU®, and Superol NK® brands. P&G continuously strives to exceed industry standards in safety and quality, protecting your consumers and safeguarding your brand equity. P&G Chemicals glycerin meets all the USP monograph specifications with tighter specifications in color, odor, and flavor.

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ProductRegionsPurity (%)CAS No.*MSDSTech
Data
Sheets
CertsState-
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Superol KPOTM, Glycerin, USP/FCC/EP (Kosher)
For Excipient use only
North America99.756-81-5PDFView Technical Data Sheets

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Kosher Certificates

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Moon OU, Glycerin, USP/FCC (Kosher)
For excipient use only
North America99.756-81-5PDF

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Americas Region

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Kosher Certificates

Americas Region

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Americas Region

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Superol NKTM, Glycerin, USP/FCC (Non-Kosher)
For excipient use only
North America99.756-81-5PDF

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Americas Region

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Kosher Certificates

Americas Region

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Star KPOTM, Glycerin (Kosher)
Mixture of USP Glycerin & Purified Water | For excipient use only
North America9656-81-5PDF

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Americas Region

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Kosher Certificates

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Star NKTM, Glycerin (Non-Kosher)
Mixture of USP Glycerin & Purified Water | For excipient use only
North America9656-81-5PDF

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Americas Region

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Technical Data Sheets

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Kosher Certificates

Americas Region

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Glycerin is also known as Glycerine, Glycerin, Glycerol, 1,2,3-propanetriol, 1,2,3- triglycerol, Glycerina and Glicerina.

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Potential Applications

Applications Glycerin
Health Care
  • Excipient use only
  • Used medical and pharmaceutical preparations, mainly as a means of improving smoothness, providing lubrication and humectants
  • Suppositories, cough syrups, elixirs and expectorants
Personal Care
  • Excipient use only
  • Serves as humectants, solvent and lubricant in personal care products
  • Competes with sorbitol, although glycerin has better taste and higher solubility
  • Toothpaste, mouthwashes, skin care products
Foods and Beverages
  • Serves as humectants, solvent, and sweetener. May help to preserve foods.
  • Solvent for flavors and food coloring
  • Humectant and softening agent in candy, cakes and casings for meats and cheeses
  • Manufacture of mono- and di-glycerides for use as emulsifiers
  • Used in manufacture of polyglycerol esters going into shortenings and margarine
  • Used as filler in low-fat food products (e.g., cookies)
Polyether Polyols
  • One of the major raw materials for the manufacture of polyols for flexible foams, and to a lesser extent, rigid polyurethane foams
  • Glycerin is the initiator to which propylene oxide/ethylene oxide is added
Alkyd Resins Cellophane
  • Used in surface coatings and paints
  • Used as softener and plasticizer to impart flexibility, pliability and toughness
  • Uses include meat casings, collagen casings, (medical applications) and non-meat packaging
Other
  • Epichlorohydrin Production
  • Mono Propylene Glycol Production
  • Manufacturing of paper as a plasticizer, humectant and lubricant
  • Humectant for pet foods to retain moisture and enhance palatability
  • Used in lubricating, sizing, and softening of yarn and fabric
  • Used in de-/anti-icing fluids
  • Civil Applications

It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that any P&G Chemicals product is suited for their end use application. We will do all we can to assist you in this evaluation.