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Sigma-Aldrich

2-Ethoxyethyl acetate

98%

Synonym(s):
1-Acetoxy-2-ethoxyethane, Cellosolve® acetate, Ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate
Linear Formula:
CH3COOCH2CH2OC2H5
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
132.16
Beilstein:
1748677
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

vapor density

4.6 (vs air)

vapor pressure

2 mmHg ( 20 °C)

assay

98%

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

715 °F

expl. lim.

13 %

application(s)

microbiological culture: suitable

refractive index

n20/D 1.403-1.409
n20/D 1.406 (lit.)

bp

156 °C (lit.)

mp

−61 °C (lit.)

solubility

H2O: soluble about 6 parts

density

0.975 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

CCOCCOC(C)=O

InChI

1S/C6H12O3/c1-3-8-4-5-9-6(2)7/h3-5H2,1-2H3

InChI key

SVONRAPFKPVNKG-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

2-Ethoxyethyl acetate is used to study the field evaluation of a passive badge for measuring 2-ethoxyethyl acetate.

Packaging

1, 4 L in glass bottle
25 mL in glass bottle

Legal Information

Cellosolve is a registered trademark of Union Carbide

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Dermal - Acute Tox. 4 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Flam. Liq. 3 - Repr. 1B

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

129.2 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

54 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

S E Chia et al.
American journal of industrial medicine, 31(2), 148-152 (1997-02-01)
The objectives of this study were to determine the exposure levels among workers who handle 2-ethoxyethylacetate (EGEEA) in the liquid crystal display (LCD) manufacturing industry and to study the menstrual patterns among the exposed workers compared to a referent group...
Y Kim et al.
Occupational and environmental medicine, 56(6), 378-382 (1999-09-04)
To evaluate exposure to mixed solvents containing ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate (EGEEA) in shipyard painters, to determine if EGEEA is toxic to the bone marrow. An industrial hygiene survey was performed to identify exposure to EGEEA of two groups...
R Vincent et al.
International archives of occupational and environmental health, 65(6), 377-380 (1994-01-01)
The exposure of workers to methylene chloride and phenol in an aeronautical workshop was measured during stripping of paint from a Boeing B 747. Methylene chloride exposure was measured during two work days by personal air sampling, while area sampling...
M L Gargas et al.
Toxicology and applied pharmacology, 165(1), 63-73 (2000-05-18)
The solvents ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate (EGEEA) and ethylene glycol monoethyl ether (EGEE), at sufficiently high doses, are known to be rodent developmental toxicants, exerting their toxic effects through the action of their metabolite 2-ethoxyacetic acid (2-EAA). Thus risks...
L M Sweeney et al.
Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology, 62(1), 124-139 (2001-06-16)
Methoxyethanol (ethylene glycol monomethyl ether, EGME), ethoxyethanol (ethylene glycol monoethyl ether, EGEE), and ethoxyethyl acetate (ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate, EGEEA) are all developmental toxicants in laboratory animals. Due to the imprecise nature of the exposure data in epidemiology studies...

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