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Alfa Aesar™ Methyl acetate, 99%

$36.80 - $58.95

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 79-20-9
Molecular Formula CH3COOCH3
Formula Weight 74.08
MDL Number MFCD00008711
UN Number UN1231
Beilstein 1736662
Merck Index 14,6008
Synonym Acetic acid methyl ester
Chemical Name or Material Methyl acetate
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L144750F
2500mL N/A N/A  
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L14475AP
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1000mL Each for $58.95
Specifications

Description

Applications
Methyl acetate is used as a solvent in glues, paints and nail polish removers. It is also used in adhesives, sealants and coatings. Further, it finds use as solvent in chemical reactions as well as used for extraction purpose. It is involved in the production of acetic anhydride by carbonylation reaction.

Solubility
Miscible with water.

Notes
Moisture sensitive. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

79-20-9
74.08
UN1231
14,6008
Methyl acetate
CH3COOCH3
MFCD00008711
1736662
Acetic acid methyl ester

Specifications

79-20-9
74.08
56° to 58°C
1736662
14,6008
2500mL
Pleasant
99%
CH3COOCH3
MFCD00008711
UN1231
−98°C
Acetic acid methyl ester
−10°C (14°F)
Methyl acetate

Safety and Handling

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

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.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: METHYL ACETATE

RTECSNumber : AI9100000

TSCA : TSCA