propylene glycol

(redirected from Monopropylene glycol)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to Monopropylene glycol: Dipropylene Glycol

propylene glycol

[′prō·pə‚lēn ′glī‚kȯl]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CHOHCH2OH A viscous, colorless liquid, miscible with water, alcohol, and many solvents; boils at 188°C; used as a chemical intermediate, antifreeze, solvent, lubricant, plasticizer, and bactericide.
References in periodicals archive ?
Email: International@CalumetSpecialty.com INGREDIENTS WT (Grams) DI water 65.6 Acrylates/Cl0-C30 alkyl acrylated crosspolymer 0.2 Monopropylene glycol 1.0 Zn stearate 3.3 Glyceryl stearate and PKG 100 stearate 2.0 Cetyl alcohol 0.5 Drakeol 7 LT mineral oil MF 10.0 Ultima white petrolatum USP 5.0 Shea butter 5.0 Triethanolamine 0.5 Floresters IPJ HMIS 1,1,0 2.0 Dimethicone 5.0 DMDM Hydantoin 0.2
PROCEDURE: Add the following ingredients one by one while stirring vigorously into a clean mixing container: Di water, Acrylates/ClO - C30 alkyl aerylated crosspolymer, monopropylene glycol. Heat to 75C "C Add the following ingredients one by one while stirring vigorously into another clean mixing container: Zn stearate, glyceryl stearate and PEG 100 stearate, cetyl alcohol., Drakeol 7 LT mineral oil NF, Ultima white petrolatum USP, shea butter.