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Ethyl acetoacetate

analytical standard

Synonym(s):
Acetoacetic ester
Linear Formula:
CH3COCH2COOC2H5
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
130.14
Beilstein:
385838
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

grade

analytical standard

Quality Level

vapor density

4.48 (vs air)

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 28.5 °C)

assay

≥99.0% (GC)

autoignition temp.

580 °F

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

expl. lim.

9.5 %

technique(s)

HPLC: suitable
gas chromatography (GC): suitable

impurities

≤1.0% water

refractive index

n/D 1.418-1.420

bp

181 °C (lit.)

mp

−43 °C (lit.)

solubility

water: soluble 130 g/L at 20 °C

density

1.029 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.)

application(s)

cleaning products
cosmetics
flavors and fragrances
food and beverages
personal care

format

neat

SMILES string

CCOC(=O)CC(C)=O

InChI

1S/C6H10O3/c1-3-9-6(8)4-5(2)7/h3-4H2,1-2H3

InChI key

XYIBRDXRRQCHLP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Ethyl acetoacetate is derived from ethanol.

Application

Ethyl acetoacetate may be used:
  • As a diluent for improving cold flow properties of biodiesel from waste cooking oil.
  • As an additive for activating Fe3O4 nanoparticles for efficient catalytic oxidation of aldehydes to carboxylic acids.

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Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

164.3 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

73.5 °C - closed cup

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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