Acetic acid, butyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C6H12O2
Molecular Weight: 116.16
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: strong floral aroma.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water; 25℃, 8.4g/L. soluble in ethanol.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 10768mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 6000mg/Kg.
Human toxicity: human inhalation TDLo: 200ppm.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, masking abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume.
Use as solvent, paint remover.
Perfume, solvent in personal care products.
Perfume in food.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.