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E9706 Aldrich

Ethyl acrylate

contains 10-20 ppm MEHQ as inhibitor, 99%

Synonym: Acrylic acid ethyl ester

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Properties

Related Categories Acrylate, Acrylic Monomers, Building Blocks, C2 to C5, Carbonyl Compounds,
vapor density   3.5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   31 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   JIGUQPWFLRLWPJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   99%
autoignition temp.   721 °F
contains   10-20 ppm MEHQ as inhibitor
expl. lim.   12.1 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.406(lit.)
bp   99 °C(lit.)
mp   −71 °C(lit.)
density   0.918 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Packaging

1, 2 L in glass bottle

100 mL in glass bottle

Application

Used in the manufacture of a variety of polymers and copolymers. It is also used as an ingredient in latex paints., binders , caulks, lubricating oils, polishes, adhesives, fibers, plastics and other products.

General description

It is an acrylic monomer. It may be prepared either by reacting acetylene with carbon monoxide and ethyl alcohol in the presence of nickel carbonyl and hydrogen chloride as catalysts, or by catalyzed esterification of acrylic acid with alcohol. It polymerizes readily under the influence of heat, light or other initiators.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
RIDADR 
UN 1917 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
AT0700000
Flash Point(F) 
48.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
9 °C
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