Acetic acid, 1,1-dimethylethyl ester
Acetic acid, tert-butyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C6H12O2
Molecular Weight: 116.16
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: floral aroma.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water; 25℃, 8.33g/L. soluble in ethanol.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 4100mg/Kg;
rabbit skin LD50: > 2000mg/Kg;
rat inhalation LC50: > 2230mg/m3/4H.
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 solvent, paint remover.
Solvent in personal care products.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.
Use as gasoline additive.