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Alfa Aesar™ Ethyl acetate, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethyl acetate
CAS 141-78-6
Molecular Formula C4H8O2
Linear Formula CH3CO2CH2CH3
Formula Weight 88.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009171
UN Number UN1173
Beilstein 506104
Merck Index 14,3757
Synonym Acetic acid ethyl ester
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AAL109250F

 
alfa aesar™
L10925-0F
2500mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAL10925AK

 
alfa aesar™
L10925-AK
250mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Sweet
Flash Point −3°C (26°F)
Boiling Point 76° to 77°C
Melting Point −84°C
Quantity 2500mL
Chemical Name or Material Ethyl acetate
CAS 141-78-6
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C4H8O2
Linear Formula CH3CO2CH2CH3
Formula Weight 88.11g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00009171
UN Number UN1173
Beilstein 506104
Merck Index 14,3757
Synonym Acetic acid ethyl ester
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H319-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: ETHYL ACETATE
RTECS Number AH5425000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Ethyl acetate is widely used as a solvent in cleaning of the circuit board. It is most suited for HPLC instruments and spectrophotometers including the UV-visible spectrophotometer, the IR spectrometer and the mass spectrometer. In addition, it can also be used as a solvent in column chromatography and solvent extraction. It is also used in glues, nail polish removers, decaffeinating tea and coffee and in cigarettes. It is present in confectioneries, perfumes and fruits.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, acetone, diethyl ether and benzene.

Notes
It is flammable and may be moisture sensitive.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H225-H319-H336
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause drowsiness or dizziness.