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Glycerine 99,5 %

What is Glycerine ?

Glycerine, or alternatively Glycerin or Glycerol, is a multi-functional product, originated from the production of biodiesel by transesterification of oils and fats with subsequent refining of the glycerine. It is non-toxic, water-soluble, colorless, odorless, clear and viscous liquid with a high boiling point. Has good antimicrobial and antiviral properties and is hygroscopic in nature.

Looking for plant-based Glycerine?

Vegetable Glycerin – „Plant Glycerin“
Our glycerine is pure plant-based and is used for medical, cosmetic, food or technical purposes. For human consumption, it is distilled, filtered and refined several times. This ensures high purity.
Our glycerine is pure plant-based and is used for medical, cosmetic, food or technical purposes. For human consumption, it is distilled, filtered a...
Our glycerine is pure plant-based and is used for medical, cosmetic, food or technical purposes. For human consumptio...
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Chemical and physical properties of Glycerin

Chemical formula C3H8O3 (C3H5(OH)3)
Chemical name 1, 2, 3-propanetriol / Propane-1, 2, 3-triol / Trihydroxypropane
CAS No 56-81-5
INCI Glycerine (only from vegetable source)
E-number E-422

 

Viterra's high quality glycerin

Viterra is a high quality, vegetable origin glycerin manufacturer, which is used in variety of industries, including cosmetics, personal case, food, pharma, tobacco and many industrial applications.

We are one of the main glycerin producers in Europe. Our portfolio consist of crude (80% glycerol concertation) and refined (99,5% and 99,7%) glycerine grades, with variety of specific requirements, like specific feedstock, certification or quality:

  • European Pharmacopoeia (EP)
  • United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
  • E-422 (Food)
  • FSSC 22000
  • HACCP
  • GMP+ (Feed)
  • Non-GMO
  • Non-Palm, Palm free
  • Pure rapeseed
  • Kosher
  • Halal
  • 99,7% refined glycerine
  • 99,5% refined glycerine

We can offer many packing options, including bulk, ISO containers, IBC containers, Flexi-bags, PE and steel drums, and want to be your glycerin supplier of choice.

Glycerin production process

Production of vegetable Glycerin

Uses of Glycerine

Glycerin is considered chemically stable and is compatible with many other substances. This makes it suitable for many different applications:

Cosmetics and Personal Care

Glycerine is hygroscopic thanks to which it is an important component in cosmetics articles such as creams, gels and toothpastes. It keeps moisture and prevents from dehydration.

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Food and Beverage

Glycerol serves as a humectant, solvent, and sweetener, and may help preserve foods. It is also used as filler, and as a thickening agent.

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Industrial

Used as an antifreeze, lubricant and as a reactant in the production of dyes, paints, plastics, raisins and microchips.

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Animal Feed

Keeps moisture in dry feed, improves the flavoring. Source of glucose.

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Pharamaceuticals

Glycerol is used in medical, pharmaceutical and personal care preparations, often as a means of improving smoothness, providing lubrication, and as a humectant.

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Mateusz Pudlo 
Glycerin Sales Manager
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T: +31 10 4044 754
M: +31 615 266 053