Ethyl acetate
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Ethyl acetate
Alias
Acetic acid ethyl ester
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Esters
CAS No.
141-78-6
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C4H8O2
Molecular Weight: 88.11
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: liquid.
Odor: fruity aroma, brandy wine-like.
Solubility: soluble in water; 25℃, 80g/L[1]. soluble in ethanol.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: rat oral LD50: 5620mg/Kg; mouse oral LD50: 4100mg/Kg.
Human toxicity[1]: human inhalation TCLo: 400ppm.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, antibacterial, preservative abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as solvent. eg: resins, paints.
Cleansing agent, paint remover in industrial cleaning.
Use as perfume.
Solvent, perfume in personal care products.
Use as wood preservatives.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/:141-78-6
Update: 20141025(1);

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