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Butyl acetate

anhydrous, ≥99%

Synonym(s):
n-Butyl acetate
Linear Formula:
CH3COO(CH2)3CH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
116.16
Beilstein:
1741921
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

grade

anhydrous

vapor density

4 (vs air)

vapor pressure

15 mmHg ( 25 °C)
8 mmHg ( 20 °C)

assay

≥99%

form

liquid

autoignition temp.

790 °F

expl. lim.

7.6 %

impurities

<0.005% water

evapn. residue

<0.0005%

refractive index

n20/D 1.394 (lit.)

pH

6.2 (20 °C, 5.3 g/L)

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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General description

Butyl acetate is an aliphatic linear ester commonly used as an organic solvent in cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries and as a flavoring agent in food industry. It is a promising candidate as biofuel additive.

Packaging

1, 2 L in Sure/Seal™
100 mL in Sure/Seal™

Pictograms

FlameExclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Hazard Classifications

Flam. Liq. 3 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Central nervous system

Supplementary Hazards

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

80.6 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

27 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Potential biofuel additive from renewable sources-kinetic study of formation of butyl acetate by heterogeneously catalyzed transesterification of ethyl acetate with butanol.
Ali SH, et al.
Bioresource Technology, 102(21), 10094-10103 (2011)
Yingying Jiang et al.
Advanced materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.), 31(2), e1805761-e1805761 (2018-11-13)
Fast deposition of aligning ambipolar polymers for high-performance organic field-effect transistors (OFETs) and inverter circuits are highly desired for both scientific studies and industry applications. Here, large-area and ordered polymer films are prepared by a bar-coating method at a rate
Liquid-liquid equilibria for ternary systems acetic acid+ n-butyl acetate+ hydrocarbons at 293.15K.
Romain R, et al.
Fluid Phase Equilibria, 356, 264-270 (2013)
Catalytic Behaviors of Expansible Graphite in the Synthesis of Butyl Acetate.
Pang XY.
Journal of Chemistry, 9(4), 1816-1822 (2012)
Eagleson M.
Concise Encyclopedia Chemistry, 154-154 (1994)

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