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108-21-4 - Isopropyl acetate, 99+% - Acetic acid isopropyl ester - L09337 - Alfa Aesar

L09337 Isopropyl acetate, 99+%

CAS Number
108-21-4
Synonyms
Acetic acid isopropyl ester

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250ml 21.73
1000ml 48.00
2500ml 78.80
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Isopropyl acetate, 99+%

MDL
MFCD00008877
EINECS
203-561-1

Chemical Properties

Formula
C5H10O
Formula Weight
102.13
Melting point
-73°
Boiling Point
87-89°
Flash Point
4°(39°F)
Density
0.870
Refractive Index
1.3770
Sensitivity
Moisture Sensitive
Solubility
Slightly miscible with cold water and methanol.

Applications

Isopropyl acetate is a solvent in chemical industry, especially for cellulose, plastics, waxes, resins, gums, paints, oil and fats. and also as flavoring agent. It is an active component of perfumes and printing inks. It is also employed as an extractant for the preparation of antibiotics, vitamins and hormones.

Notes

Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids and bases.

Literature References

Suggested replacement for chlorinated solvents in some applications, e.g. in peptide coupling reactions: J. Org. Chem., 60, 3569 (1995).

Qiu, T.; Zhang, P.; Yang, J.; Xiao, L.; Ye, C. Novel Procedure for Production of Isopropanol by Transesterification of Isopropyl Acetate with Reactive Distillation. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2014, 53 (36), 13881-13891.

Akyalcın, S. Kinetic Study of the Formation of Isopropyl Alcohol by Transesterification of Isopropyl Acetate with Methanol in the Presence of Heterogeneous Catalyst. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2014, 53 (23), 9631-9637.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H319-H336

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause drowsiness or dizziness.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P261-P280-P240-P241-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-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 IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. 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
14,5205
Beilstein
1740761
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2915.39
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
AI4930000

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