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Alfa Aesar™ tert-Butyl acetate, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 540-88-5
Molecular Formula C6H12O2
Linear Formula CH3CO2C(CH3)3
Formula Weight 116.16
MDL Number MFCD00008807
UN Number UN1123
Beilstein 1699506
Merck Index 14,1537
Synonym Acetic acid tert-butyl ester
Chemical Name or Material tert-Butyl acetate
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AAL088550B SDS Alfa Aesar™
L088550B
1000g N/A N/A  
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AAL0885518 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0885518
50g N/A N/A  
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AAL0885530 SDS Alfa Aesar™
L0885530
250g N/A N/A  
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Specifications

Description

Applications
tert-Butyl acetate is used as a solvent in the production of lacquers, enamels, inks, adhesives, thinners, industrial cleaners and coating blends It is also used as a process solvent for chemical reactions and polymerization. In synthetic organic chemistry, it is used as a tert-butyl group. It serves as an intermediate in the production of pharmaceuticals and synthetic flavorings.

Solubility
Miscible with ether and ethanol. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

540-88-5
CH3CO2C(CH3)3
MFCD00008807
1699506
Acetic acid tert-butyl ester
C6H12O2
116.16
UN1123
14,1537
tert-Butyl acetate

Specifications

540-88-5
CH3CO2C(CH3)3
MFCD00008807
1699506
Acetic acid tert-butyl ester
−62°C
1000g
99%
C6H12O2
116.16
UN1123
14,1537
94° to 96°C
4°C (39°F)
tert-Butyl acetate

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H225
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P240-P303+P361+P353-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: BUTYL ACETATES

RTECSNumber : AF7400000

TSCA : TSCA