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Ethyl acetate

PRA grade, ≥99.5%

Synonym: EtOAc

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Properties

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grade   PRA grade
vapor density   3 (20 °C, vs air)
vapor pressure   73 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   XEKOWRVHYACXOJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.5%
autoignition temp.   801 °F
expl. lim.   2.2-11.5 %, 38 °F
impurities   ≤0.03% water
water
evapn. residue   <0.0001%
halogenated residue (GC/ECD)   <10 ng/L (as heptachlor epoxide)
refractive index   n20/D 1.3720 (lit.)
bp   76.5-77.5 °C (lit.)
  76.5-77.5 °C
mp   −84 °C (lit.)
solubility   water: soluble
density   0.902 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Description

General description

Ethyl acetate is a good substitute solvent for diethyl ether, when it comes to formalin-ether sedimentation technique. It has also found functionality as an acyl receptor.

Application

It was used as an organic solvent, during the preparation of protein-loaded microparticles, which had a high microparticle yield.

Packaging

4×4 L in glass bottle

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Supplemental Hazard Statements 
Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.
RIDADR 
UN1173 - class 3 - PG 2 - Ethyl acetate
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
AH5425000
Flash Point(F) 
26.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-3 °C
Protocols & Articles

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Pressure-Temperature Calculator for Solvents

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