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123-86-4 - n-Butyl acetate, 99+% - Acetic acid n-butyl ester - A19412 - Alfa Aesar

A19412 n-Butyl acetate, 99+%

CAS Number
123-86-4
Synonyms
Acetic acid n-butyl ester

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
500ml 26.06
2500ml 91.41
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n-Butyl acetate, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00009445
EINECS
204-658-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
C6H12O2
Formula Weight
116.16
Melting point
-78°
Boiling Point
124-126°
Flash Point
25°(77°F)
Density
0.881
Refractive Index
1.3945
Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, ethyl ether, alcohol, acetone, chloroform and most hydrocarbons. Slightly miscible with water.

Applications

n-Butyl acetate is widely used as a solvent for cellulose nitrate, resins, polymers, oils and fats. It is used in paints, coatings, printing inks, aerosol sprays and cosmetics. It is used as a synthetic fruit flavoring agent in foods like candy, ice cream, cheeses and baked food items. In pharmaceutical and petroleum industries, it is used for extraction and as a processing solvent. It is an ingredient of cleaners, essences and fragrances. It is used as an analytical reagent to verify thalium, stannum and tungsten as well as in the determination of molybdenum and rhenium.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong reducing agents and strong bases.

Literature References

Luis, P.; Van der Bruggen, B. The driving force as key element to evaluate the pervaporation performance of multicomponent mixtures. Sep. Purif. Technol. 2015, 148, 94-102.

Mochalski, P.; Theurl, M.; Sponring, A.; Unterkofler, K.; Kirchmair, R.; Amann, A. Analysis of Volatile Organic Compounds Liberated and Metabolised by Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells (HUVEC) In Vitro. Cell Biochem. Biophys. 2015, 71 (1), 323-329.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H336

Flammable liquid and vapour. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P261-P280-P240-P241-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P312-P405-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,1535
Beilstein
1741921
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2915.33
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
AF7350000

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