Glycine IP




Chemical Formula C2H5No2
Molecular Weight 75.07 gms
Description White Crystalline powder; odourless.
Identification As per IP
Solubility Freely soluble in water; very slightly soluble in ethanol (95%); practically insoluble in ether.
pH (5% w/v solution) 5.9 to 6.3
Clarity and colour of solution As per IP
Heavy metals N.M.T. 10 Ppm
Chloride N.M.T. 100 Ppm
Sulphated ash N.M.T. 0.1%
Loss on drying N.M.T. 0.5%
Assay (Dried) 98.5% to 101.5%