Synonyms: Acetato de butilo; Butylu octan. n-Butyl acetate.
Cyrillic synonym: Бутилацетат.
💊 Chemical information
Chemical formula: C6H12O2 = 116.2.
CAS — 123-86-4.
Description.Butyl acetate is a clear, colourless flammable liquid with a strong fruity odour. Wt per mL about 0.88 g. B.p. 123° to 126°. Slightly soluble in water; miscible with alcohol. Store in airtight containers.
💊 Adverse Effects
Butyl acetate is irritant. High concentrations may cause CNS depression.
Butyl acetate is used as an industrial solvent and as an extraction solvent in food processing.
Published October 11, 2018.