Ethyl acetate [141-78-6]
Ethyl acetate is used as a solvent for paints and varnishes, as a solvent in industrial processes and as a component of fragrance mixtures, as well as in entomology for poisoning insects.
Color max. 10 j. Hz
Water max. 0.05%
Free acids (j. CH3COOH) max. 0.005%
Non-volatile substances max. 0.0025%
Boiling point: 77 ° C (1013 hPa)
Density: 0.90 g / cm3 (20 ° C)
Explosive limits: 2.1 – 11.5% (V)
Flash point: -4 ° C
Flash point: 460 ° C
Melting point: -83 ° C
Steam pressure: 97 hPa (20 ° C)
Solubility: 85.3 g / l
Foreign organic substances according to the recipe
Darkening substances under the influence of H2SO4 as prescribed
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