Glycine Basic information
Product Name: GLYCINE
Other Name: Acide Aminoacétique, Acide
Amino-Acétique, Aminoacetic Acid, Athenon, Free Base Glycine, G Salt, Glicina, Glycine de Base Libre, Glycocoll, Glycosthene, Iconyl, L-Glycine, Monazol.
Product Type: Food Grade Glycine (FCC, AJI); Pharma Grade Glycine (USP, BP, EP); Feed Grade Glycine;Industrial Grade Glycine
Supplier: Hebei Vision Additive International Co., Ltd.
Glycine Chemical Properties
mp 240 °C (dec.)(lit.)
storage temp. 2-8°C
solubility H2O: 100 mg/mL
color <5 (200 mg/mL)(APHA)
Water Solubility 25 g/100 mL (25 ºC)
Merck 14, 4491
Stability: Stable. Combustible. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
CAS DataBase Reference 56-40-6(CAS DataBase Reference)
NIST Chemistry Reference Glycine(56-40-6)
EPA Substance Registry System Glycine(56-40-6)
Risk Statements 33
Safety Statements 22-24/25
WGK Germany 2
HS Code 29224910
Hazardous Substances Data 56-40-6(Hazardous Substances Data)
Glycine Usage And Synthesis
Chemical Properties White crystalline powder
NO1.Main usage of food-grade glycine
(1)used as a flacoring or sweetener, in combination with DL-alanine or Citric acid, it can be used in
Alcoholic becerage, used as an acid corrector or buffer for the composition of wine and soft
beverage, used as an additice for the flavor and taste of food, to retain its original color
and to provide a soutce of sweet.
(2)Used as an antiseptic agent for fish flakes and peanut jams;
(3)Can play a buffering rolein the taste of edible salt and vinegar;
(4)Used in food processing, brewing process, meat processing and soft beverage formulas
as well as in Saccharin sodium in order to remove bitterness;
(5)Can play a certain role in metal chelation and antioxidation, used as a stabilize for cream, cheese, margarine, fast cooked noodles of convenient noodles, wheat flout and pig lard .
(6)Used as a stabilizer for Vitamin C;
(7)10%raw material of monosodium glutamate is glycine.
(8)Used as an antiseptic agent.
No2. Main usage of pharma –arade glycine
(1)Used in the research on the metabolism of amino acids by medical organisms
or on a biochemical asis;
(2)Used as a buffer for aurcomycin, as a raw material for making L-dopa for treating Parkingson
disease, Vitamin B6and other amino acids as Threonine;
(3)Mainly used in Amino Acid injection solution as nutritional infusion;
(4)Used as the raw material for cephslosporins, he intermediate for Thiamphenicol and etc.
(5)Used as the raw material for cosmetic.
Feed grade glycine application:
No3.Main usage of fodder—grade glycine
It is mainly used as a feed additive and inductor to increase the amino acid for the poultry
and the domestic animals especially for pets. Glycine can be used as an additive
for protein hydrolysating in order to improve protein progression agent
Tech grade glycine Application:
No4. Main usage of tech-grade glycine
(1)Used as an additive to the galvanizing solution
(2)Used as a PHregulator
(3)Used as an intermediate of pesticides, e.g.a key raw material for herbicide Glyphosate.
Contact Name: Jessie Wei
Company Name: Hebei Vision Additive International Co., Ltd.
Street Address: No.601
Qinhuangdao, Hebei 066200
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Member Since: 22 October 2015
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Product Category: Acid additives