Uses for Glycerin?

Answer Glycerin is a thick liquid that has a variety of uses. It's used both in industry and personal homes, and pure glycerin can be purchased in bottled form, while various household items containing gl... Read More »

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About Glycerin?

Glycerin is a chemical compound and by-product of soap making and biodiesel. It is a nontoxic chemical that dissolves in water and alcohol. Glycerin is an impure compound, and related to the pure... Read More »

Pure Glycerin Uses?

Glycerin is a versatile product that is used in a variety of cosmetic, food and medical capacities. It is made from animal or vegetable fats as a byproduct of making soaps. As a humectant, glycerin... Read More »

Commercial Uses for Glycerin?

You probably don't realize that many of your home, skin and hair care products have one common ingredient: glycerin. Glycerin is a by-product from making soap, leftover once the soap is formed. Tha... Read More »

Does glycerin freeze?

Pure glycerin, a by-product of soap making used for lotions and moisturizing creams, freezes at 17 degrees Celsius (62.6 degrees Fahrenheit), turning into a gummy paste. Solutions of glycerin and w... Read More »