Triacetin other name is Glycerol Triacetate
- fatty smell with the dark concentrated color
- Triacetin tastes bitter
- 1.160 at 20 degree Celsius
- 258 degree Celsius
- 1.49 degree Celsius
- Less soluble in water and more soluble in alcohol and either
- Flammable and less poisonous
- Obtained by the reaction of glycerin and acetic acid
- USP and F-C-C
- It is used as plasticizer
- Also used in perfume, cosmetic and food industry.
- widely use in confectionery and medicine industry.