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2-Ethoxyethyl acetate

certified reference material, TraceCERT®

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.24

Quality Level

grade

certified reference material
TraceCERT®

vapor density

4.6 (vs air)

vapor pressure

2 mmHg ( 20 °C)

product line

TraceCERT®

autoignition temp.

715 °F

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

expl. lim.

13 %

storage condition

under inert gas

application(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

refractive index

n20/D 1.406 (lit.)

bp

156 °C (lit.)

mp

−61 °C (lit.)

density

0.975 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Featured Industry

Cleaning Products
Cosmetics
Environmental
Food and Beverages
Personal Care

format

neat

storage temp.

2-8°C

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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General description

2-Ethoxyethyl acetate belongs to ethylene glycol ether class of compounds. It is highly miscible with water and organic solvents. It is mostly used in dyes, coatings, insecticides, soaps and cosmetics. It also has teratogenic effect and is capable to bring about testicular changes in rodents.
This certified reference material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 17034. This CRM is traceable to primary material from an NMI, e.g. NIST or NMIJ.
Certified content by quantitative NMR incl. uncertainty and expiry date are given on the certificate.
Download your certificate at: http://www.sigma-aldrich.com.

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Legal Information

TraceCERT is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC
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

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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...
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...
D Guest et al.
Environmental health perspectives, 57, 177-183 (1984-08-01)
A comparison was made of the absorption and elimination rates of 2-propoxyethyl acetate (PEA) and 2-ethoxyethyl acetate (EEA) following inhalation, dermal application or IV administration. Male beagle dogs were exposed to 50 ppm PEA or EEA for 5 hr, and...
B D Hardin et al.
Environmental health perspectives, 57, 69-74 (1984-08-01)
Previous NIOSH studies demonstrated the embryo- and fetotoxicity and teratogenicity of ethylene glycol monoethyl ether (EGEE) applied to the shaved skin of pregnant rats. In the present study ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate (EGEEA), ethylene glycol monobutyl ether (EGBE), and...
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...

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