Ethyl Acetate
Ethyl Acetate
Ethyl Acetate

Ethyl Acetate

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Ethyl acetate (also known as ethyl ethanoate, acetic acid ethyl ester) is an organic ester compound with a molecular formula of C4H8O2.

Ethyl acetate is widely used as a solvent and diluent, especially for paints, varnishes, lacquers, cleaning mixtures, and perfumes. In the lab ethyl acetate is a common solvent for column and thin-layer chromatography.

Properties

Cas No
 141-78-6
Synonym acetic ether, ethyl acetic ester, vinegar naphtha, ethyl ethanoate
Chemical Formula C4H8O2
Physical State Liquid
Appearance Clear colorless, odor objectionably strong
Purity/Standard >99%
Grade Standard Industrial grade

 

Safety Information

GHS Label
Signal Word Danger
Prevention Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. No smoking. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/
intrinsically safe equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Avoid breathing mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.​
Storage Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool. Store locked up. Keep container tightly closed.
Personal Protective Equipment Breathing apparatus. Chemical splash suit. Chemical goggles. Safety glasses with side shields. Protective gloves. Safety gumboots.

 

Packing Size 

1 Litre Bottle 
4 Litres Bottle
20 Litres Carboy