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  • Abbreviation: Gly
  • Chemical Name: Aminoacetic Acid
  • Chemical Formula: C2H5NO2
  • Molecular Weight: 75.07
  • Nitrogen Content: 18.66%
  • CAS Number: 56-40-6
  • Conforms To: USP, EP, JP
  • Solubility: Freely soluble in water
  • Assay: 98.5 to 101.0%
  • Description: White crystals or crystalline powder; sweet taste
  • Country of Origin: USA: Sourced by Ajinomoto
  • Manufacturing Process: Enzymatic
  • Packaging: 1 Kg, 10 Kg poly pail, 50 Kg fiber drum
  • Additional Information: Glycine, a non-essential amino acid, is a component of antioxidant glutathione and is used in pharmaceuticals for treating eczema and dermatitis. It is found in parental and enteral nutrition and in many foods as a seasoning or natural preservative due to its antimicrobial properties.
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