2-Ethoxyethyl acetate is used as a solvent dissolve resin, leather, ink, for the formulation of paints, lacquers and varnishes for industrial use. It is also used to study the field evaluation of a passive badge for measuring 2-ethoxyethyl acetate.
Steele, W.V.; Chirico, R.D.; Knipmeyer, S.E.; Nguyen, A. Vapor Pressure of Acetophenone, (±)-1,2-Butanediol, (±)-1,3-Butanediol, Diethylene Glycol Monopropyl Ether, 1,3-Dimethyladamantane, 2-Ethoxyethyl Acetate, Ethyl Octyl Sulfide, and Pentyl Acetate. J. Chem. Eng. Data. 1996, 41, (6), 1255-1268.
Guest, D.; Hamilton, M.L.; Deisinger, P.J.; DiVincenzo, G.D. Pulmonary and percutaneous absorption of 2-propoxyethyl acetate and 2-ethoxyethyl acetate in beagle dogs.. Environ Health Perspect. 1984, 57, 177-183.
Gefahrenhinweise (EU): H226-H302-H312-H332-H360
Flammable liquid and vapour. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Harmful if inhaled. May damage fertility or the unborn child.
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Obtain special instructions before use. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.