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539-88-8 - Ethyl levulinate, 98% - Ethyl 4-ketovalerate - Levulinic acid ethyl ester - A15001 - Alfa Aesar

A15001 Ethyl levulinate, 98%

CAS Number
539-88-8
Synonyms
Ethyl 4-ketovalerate
Levulinic acid ethyl ester

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Ethyl levulinate, 98%

MDL
MFCD00009209
EINECS
208-728-2

Chemical Properties

Formula
C7H12O3
Formula Weight
144.17
Boiling Point
203-205°
Flash Point
94°(201°F)
Density
1.014
Refractive Index
1.4220
Solubility
Soluble in water.

Applications

Ethyl levulinate is used to develop a preparative HPLC method to preserve wine aromas and isolates fruity characteristics of red wine aroma extracts

Notes

Store away from strong oxidizing agents. Keep container tightly closed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.

Literature References

Shunmugavel Saravanamurugan.; Anders Riisager. Solid acid catalysed formation of ethyl levulinate and ethyl glucopyranoside from mono- and disaccharides. Catalysis Communications. 2012, 7, 71-75.

Chun Chang.; Guizhuan Xu.; Xiaoxian Jiang. Production of ethyl levulinate by direct conversion of wheat straw in ethanol media. Bioresource Technology. 2012, 121, 93-99.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Precautionary Statements: P260u-P201-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P304+P340-P310a-P405-P501a

Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,3819
Beilstein
507641
Harmonized Tariff Code
2918.30
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
OI1700000

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