Ingredi Moon OU Glycerin 99.7% USP is also known as Vegetable Glycerin. It is packaged in a Kosher Certified facility and is manufactured by P&G Chemical and packaged in 55 pound pails.
Moon OU Glycerin 99.7% or Vegetable Glycerin is used in the baking and brewing industry. It is a sweetener, solvent, additive, and a humectant in that it can preserve moisture. The baking industry uses it in baked goods such as candy, energy bars, and fudge to maintain a constant level of water. Vegetable Glycerin is one of the safest and most versatile ingredients.
As an ingredient in personal care products, Glycerin is used in cosmetic, soaps, toothpaste, shaving cream, and skin and hair care products. After water, glycerin is the most frequently used cosmetic ingredient. It is a humectant which prevents the premature loss of moisture from cosmetics and personal care products so they don’t dry out. This also make it a great choice for hair conditioning products. Additionally, Glycerin is a outstanding skin moisturizer.
When used as a dietary supplement, Glycerin is used to relieve constipation due to it moisture absorption properties. Additionally, it improves hydration for better physical performance compared to water alone.
Ingredi Moon OU Glycerin 99.7% is USP, FCC, and IPFC certified. The Kashruth Division of the Orthodox Union indicates it is kosher. Vegetable Glycerin is also Halal certified.
Ingredi Moon OU Glycerin is a clear liquid with a slightly sweet taste. It also gives off a mild odor. Vegetable Glycerin is soluble in water, mixes with ethanol, and is slightly soluble in acetone. It is stable under normal conditions.