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Triacetin liquid CAS 102-76-1

Assay: 99%, 99.5%

Appearance: Colorless transparent liquid

Capacity: 15000MT per year

Packaging: 240kg iron drum; 1150kg IBC drum.

Sample: available

related documents:

  • COA of Triacetin
  • MSDS of Triacetin
  • TDS of Triacetin


Triacetin liquid Food Grade


Triacetin liquid food grade Quick Details

CAS No: 102-76-1

Chemical Name: Triacetin

Other Names: Glyceryl triacetate; GTA

Structure: Triacetin chemical structure

Molecular Formula: C9H14O6

Molecular Weight: 218.2



NFPA RATINGS Health: 1 Flammability: 1 Reactivity: 0


STABILITY: Stable under ordinary conditions 

Specification of Triacetin liquid food grade

Item Specifications Results
Appearance Colorless Transparent Liquid Conforms
Purity 99.5% min 99.6%
Color (Pt-Co) 15# max 10
Water ≤0.05% 0.03%
Acidity (mgKOH/g) ≤0.005% 0.0046%
Refractive Index(25℃/D) 1.430~1.435 1.432
Relative Density (25/25℃) 1.154~1.164 1.158
Heavy Metals (as Pb) ≤5 ppm Pass
Arsenic ≤1 ppm Pass

Triacetin Liquid in Food Production

1. Triacetin is widely used as a humectant, emulsifier, and binder in food production.
2. As plasticizer: in gum to plasticize.
3. As leavening agents: in baked food to promote fermentation.
4. As emulsifier: in dairy products to promote emulsification.

Package of Triacetin liquid

For package: 240kg/drum and 1150kg/IBC drum, 22-25Tons/ISO TANK

Triacetin liquid Industry Grade

Triacetin (C9H14O6), also known as glyceryl triacetate, is a pharmaceutical excipient used in the manufacturing of capsules and tablets and has been used as a humectant, plasticizer, and solvent. It is a liquid and has been approved by the FDA as a food additive. Triacetin is a water-soluble short-chain triglyceride that may also have a role as a parenteral nutrient according to animal studies. It is also used in the perfume and cosmetic industries.

Triacetin is affirmed by the US FDA as GRAS(generally recognized as safe) and widely accepted as a safe food additive in many countries with E number E1518. As a professional supplier and manufacturer of food additives, Zhonglan Industry has been supplying quality Triacetin to customers all over the world for over 10 years.

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Triacetin Liquid Industry Grade Quick Details

Chemical Name: Triacetin

Molecular Formula: C9H14O6

Molecular Weight: 218.21

CAS No.: 102-76-1

Specification of  Triacetin Industry grade

Item Unit Standard Test Method
Appearance Clear liquid, free from suspended matter Visual
Odour Smellless Smelling
Triacetin Content ≥98.5 GC
Colour Hazen ≤30 GB/T3143-1982
Refraction Index (20℃) 1.430~1.435 GB/T6488-2008
Specific Gravity(20℃) g/ml 1.154~1.164 GB/T4472-1984
Water % ≤0.2 GB/T6283-2008
Acidity (as HAC) % ≤0.1 GB/T12717

Applications of  Triacetin Industry grade

  1. Used as a core sand binder in the metal foundry sector.
  2. Used as a solvent in printing inks.
  3. Used as a highly effective plasticizer for cellulose-based plastics.
  4.  Used as a solvent in building wall coating.

Package And Storage Of  Triacetin

For package: 240kg/drum and 1150kg/IBC drum.

For storage: Store in a cool, ventilated, dry place.

Storage temperature: 10°c to 30°c

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