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BUTYL ACETATE

n-Butyl Acetate also known as butyl ethanoate, is an organic compound commonly used as a solvent in the production of lacquers and other products. It is also used as a synthetic fruit flavoring in foods such as candy, ice cream, cheeses, and baked goods. Butyl acetate is found in many types of fruit, where along with other chemicals it imparts characteristic flavours. It is a colourless flammable liquid with a sweet smell of banana.

SPECIFICATION
CAS No. : 123-86-4
HS Code : 2915 33 00
Synonyms : ACETIC ACID N-BUTYL ESTER, BUTYL ETHANOATE.
Molecular Formula : C6H12O2
Molecular Weight : 116
n-Butyl acetate : 99.5% w/w (Min)
Acidity as acetic acid : 0.01% w/w (Max)
Water : 0.1% w/w (Max)
Specific gravity at 27°C : 0.872 – 875
Residue On Evaporation : 0.01% w/w (Max)
Appearance : Clear & Colourless
Distillation Range- 124° C(Min) to 128°C (Max)
Manufactured: Pentokey Organy (I) Ltd.

DISPATCHES FROM THE FACTORY BY ROAD TANKERS AND OR HDPE/ MS DRUMS.

USED FOR

  • Manufacture of Penicillin-G
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Coatings
  • Lacquers
  • Paints.
  • Solvents

PRECAUTIONS FOR HANDLING

  • Provide sufficient air exchange and / or exhaust in work rooms.
  • eep away from sources of ignition – no smoking.
  • Ground and bond containers when transferring material.
  • Containers should be bonded and grounded for transfer to avoid static sparks.