V800265

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Butyl acetate

AR, 99.5%

Linear Formula:
CH3COO(CH2)3CH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
116.16
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1741921
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:

grade

AR

vapor density

4 (vs air)

vapor pressure

15 mmHg ( 25 °C)
8 mmHg ( 20 °C)

product line

Vetec

assay

99.5%

autoignition temp.

790 °F

expl. lim.

7.6 %

refractive index

n20/D 1.394 (lit.)

bp

124-126 °C (lit.)

mp

−78 °C (lit.)

density

0.88 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

CCCCOC(C)=O

InChI

1S/C6H12O2/c1-3-4-5-8-6(2)7/h3-5H2,1-2H3

InChI key

DKPFZGUDAPQIHT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Legal Information

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Pictograms

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Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

hazcat

Flam. Liq. 3 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Supp Hazards

EUH066

storage_class_code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

73.4 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

23 °C - closed cup

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Prateek Kathel et al.
ISA transactions, 49(1), 130-137 (2009-10-10)
This work deals with the dynamics and control of a high-purity batch distillation column with chemical reaction. A heterogeneous esterification reaction between the acetic acid and butanol takes place to produce butyl acetate. The process model is formulated considering variable...
Matias Rauma et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 98(11), 4365-4375 (2009-03-14)
Recent work in our laboratory shows that it is possible to reproducibly measure the weight change over time of a piece of porcine skin exposed to a chemical vapor by thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), that is, using a microbalance maintained at...
Andréa B Martins et al.
Ultrasonics sonochemistry, 20(5), 1155-1160 (2013-03-05)
The influence of low-frequency ultrasound (40 kHz) in the esterification reaction between acetic acid and butanol for flavor ester synthesis catalyzed by the commercial immobilized lipase B from Candida antarctica (Novozym 435) was evaluated. A central composite design and the...
Yung-Chieh Tsao et al.
The Science of the total environment, 409(17), 3158-3165 (2011-05-31)
This study evaluated the efficacy of simultaneously employing three open-path Fourier transform infrared (OP-FTIR) spectrometers with 3-day consecutive monitoring, using an odor episode as an example. The corresponding monitoring paths were allocated among the possible emission sources of a semiconductor...
Sami H Ali et al.
Bioresource technology, 102(21), 10094-10103 (2011-09-13)
Butyl acetate holds great potential as a sustainable biofuel additive. Heterogeneously catalyzed transesterification of biobutanol and bioethylacetate can produce butyl acetate. This route is eco-friendly and offers several advantages over the commonly used Fischer Esterification. The Amberlite IR 120- and...

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