Dow Propylene Glycol USP / EP is manufactured and by DOW Chemical and packaged in a bulk 43 pound pail.
Propylene Glycol USP/EP is widely used as an additive in the food processing industry. It is also used in direct food application as a solvent and carrier for flavor in food and beverage, as well as a carrier for colors, antioxidants, and emulsifiers. Propylene Glycol functions as a flavor extraction solvent and helps process the isolation of natural flavoring materials such as extracting vanilla from vanilla beans. Additionally, it works as a stabilizer and humectant in prepared vegetables, fruits, and bakery goods.
As an ingredient in personal care products, Propylene Glycol attracts water and function as a humectant. It is found in moisturizers to enhance the appearance of skin by reducing flaking and restoring suppleness. It is one of the most widely used ingredients in cosmetics and personal care products. Propylene Glycol is used to adjust viscosity as well as a solvent and fragrance ingredient. It is used in many types of cosmetic formulations including facial cleansers, moisturizers, bath soaps, shampoos and conditioners, deodorants, shaving preparations & fragrances.
Ingredi's Propylene Glycol USP/EP is manufactured by DOW Chemical and GRAS. It is not hazardous under Federal OSHA Hazard Communication Standard 29 CFR 1910.1200. The substance does not have any plant or animal origins and contains no GMO. It is Kosher certified and allergen free.
Propylene Glycol is a colorless liquid that does not have any odor. It is hygroscopic and 100% water soluble at 20° C. Propylene Glycol is made of propylene oxide and water and is stable under recommended storage conditions.