Urgent Question! Glycerin

Baking By Amylou Updated 3 Sep 2010 , 12:35am by JanH

Amylou Posted 2 Sep 2010 , 11:57pm
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Is the glycerin found in the band aid/skin aisle the same as the glycerin used in fondant? It says glycerin 99.5%.

Michael's is all out and I'm right in the middle if making it!

Thanks so much!

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TrixieTreats Posted 3 Sep 2010 , 12:15am
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I'd like to know the answer to this as well, in any event, I do know that in general health food stores like Sprouts, Henry's (not sure if you have those where you are) carry a food grade glycerin in their vitamin and supplement area. You can ask someone to lead you there...

JanH Posted 3 Sep 2010 , 12:35am
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If the product is USP glycerin, it's food/medical grade:
(seems there was a contamination issue...)




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