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88554 Sigma-Aldrich

Ethyl formate

analytical standard

Synonym: Formic acid ethyl ester

  • CAS Number 109-94-4

  • Linear Formula HCOOC2H5

  • Molecular Weight 74.08

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 906769

  •  EC Number 203-721-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00003294

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24889112

  •  eCl@ss 39022251

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Properties

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grade   analytical standard
vapor density   2.5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   15.16 psi ( 55 °C)
  3.79 psi ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   WBJINCZRORDGAQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.5% (GC)
form   neat
autoignition temp.   851 °F
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   16 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.359(lit.)
  n20/D 1.360
bp   52-54 °C(lit.)
mp   −80 °C(lit.)
density   0.921 g/mL at 20 °C(lit.)
format   neat

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN1190 - class 3 - PG 2 - Ethyl formate
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
LQ8400000
Flash Point(F) 
-2.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-19 °C
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