Epochem Propylene Glycol 20 Liters

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Epochem Propylene Glycol 20 Ltrs
Epochem Propylene Glycol 20 Ltrs
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  • Epochem® Propylene Glycol 20 liters
  • Epochem® Propylene Glycol 20 liters


Epochem Propylene Glycol 20 Liters

GZ Industrial Supplies is distributor and supplier of Industrial and consumer chemicals in Nigeria, we are the distributor of epochem® chemicals in Nigeria, our Epochem® Propylene Glycol 20 liters is food grade and packed in the most appropriate package under best conditions for such purposes.

About Propylene Glycol

Propylene Glycol is a synthetic liquid substance that absorbs water. it is also used to make polyester compounds, and as a base for deicing solutions. Propylene Glycol is used by the chemical, food, and pharmaceutical industries as an antifreeze when leakage might lead to contact with food. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has classified this chemical as an additive that is “generally recognized as safe” for use in food. It is used to absorb extra water and maintain moisture in certain medicines, cosmetics, or food products. It is a solvent for food colors and flavors, and in the paint and plastics industries.

Properties of Propylene Glycol:

Propylene Glycol is clear, colorless, slightly syrupy liquid at room temperature. It may exist in air in the vapor form, although it must be heated or briskly shaken to produce a vapor. Propylene Glycol is practically odorless and tasteless

Our Propylene Glycol USP can be used for direct as well as indirect food additive applications and is tested against the requirements of the:
  • Food Chemicals Codex (FCC)
  • United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
  • European Pharmacopoeia (EP)
  • Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP)

It also meets the requirements of the Brazilian Pharmacopoeia (FB).

It can be used in direct food applications as:

  • Humectant and stabilizer (in prepared fruits, vegetables and bakery goods)
  • Solvent in flavor solutions and extractions (and in food additives, such as colors, antioxidants, enzymes and emulsifiers)
  • Plasticizer and softening agent for items such as cork seals
  • Flavor extraction solvent and processing aid in the isolation of natural flavoring materials (extracting vanilla from vanilla beans, for example)

It also has the following indirect food application uses:

  • Heat transfer fluids for food and beverage chilling and freezing applications
  • Solvent for printing inks used in food packaging
  • Equipment cleaner, to remove contamination from food processing equipment.

As a Propylene Glycol supplier in Nigeria we sufficiently ensure you get stock always

Frequently Asked Questions.
1.What is propylene glycol? 

Propylene glycol (PG) is a synthetic organic compound that belongs to the alcohol family. It is a clear, colourless, and odourless liquid with a variety of applications in industries such as food, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and industrial manufacturing.

2. What is the difference between propylene glycol and ethylene glycol? 

Propylene glycol and ethylene glycol are both glycols, but they have different properties and uses. Propylene glycol is non-toxic and is used in products like food, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals. Ethylene glycol is toxic and is primarily used in antifreeze and coolant formulations.

3. Is propylene glycol safe for consumption? 

Yes, propylene glycol is generally recognized as safe (GRAS) for consumption by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). It is commonly used as a food additive and is considered safe when used within established limits.

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12 Reviews

  • 5

    Highly recommendable

    Posted by Ifeoma Nwosu on May 26, 2023

    This product from GZ is the best ever I have used. I used it to make jelly soap and it was a vital ingredient and my product came out very well.

  • 5


    Posted by Maria Onne on Nov 12, 2020

    Epochem Propylene glycol is the best

  • 5

    Very nice

    Posted by Madam Dike on May 29, 2020

    I have use other brand of propylene glycol in the past but honestly, I think this Epochem brand is the best.

  • 5

    very ok

    Posted by Joseph on May 04, 2020

    many thanks to GZ for bringing this my way, it served it's purpose very well.

  • 5

    Exceptionally different

    Posted by Mr Clement on Apr 30, 2020

    good product

  • 5

    nice one

    Posted by Mrs Lilian on Apr 28, 2020

    good product

  • 5

    Proplyn glycol is a good solvent for food colors and flavors

    Posted by Ifunaya Nkama on Apr 22, 2020

    We have used this product for our production and it's best product ever to use for food production.

  • 5

    Exceptionally different

    Posted by Jakes on Apr 09, 2020


  • 5


    Posted by engr Jones on Mar 31, 2020

    very nice

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