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Methyl isovalerate

analytical standard

  • CAS Number 556-24-1

  • Linear Formula (CH3)2CHCH2COOCH3

  • Molecular Weight 116.16

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1699922

  •  EC Number 209-117-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00042866

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329755355

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Quality Level   100
grade   analytical standard
assay   ≥99.0% (GC)
form   neat
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.393 (lit.)
  n20/D 1.393
bp   114-115 °C (lit.)
density   0.881 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Cleaning Products
Cosmetics
Flavors and Fragrances
Food and Beverages
Personal Care
format   neat
SMILES string   COC(=O)CC(C)C
InChI   1S/C6H12O2/c1-5(2)4-6(7)8-3/h5H,4H2,1-3H3
InChI key   OQAGVSWESNCJJT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Methyl isovalerate is a flavoring agent, synthesized via esterification of isovaleric acid with methyl alcohol at the boil in concentrated sulfuric acid.

Application

Methyl isovalerate may be used as an analytical reference standard for the quantification of the analyte in raw rubber materials using gas chromatography coupled with mass spectrometry.

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS02  GHS02
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2400 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
RTECS 
NY1510000
Flash Point(F) 
57.9 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
14.4 °C - closed cup
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