Iso Butyl Acetate

Iso Butyl Acetate:

IUPAC Name: 2-methylpropyl acetate
HS Code: 29153990
Formula: C6H12O2
Appearance: Colourless Liquid with Characteristic Odour
CAS No: 110-19-0
Common Names: Isobutyl ester, Isobutyl ethanoate

Iso butyl acetate is a chemical compound with a molecular formula of C6H12O2. This product is a colourless liquid that has a fruity ester odour. It is commonly used as a solvent in the production of polymers, resins, oils and cellulose. This product is highly flammable with a flash point of 18º C and a flammability rating of 3.  It is highly miscible with all common organic solvents (alcohols, ketones, glycols, esters) but only slightly miscibility in water.

Property Limits Test Method
Acidity as Acetic Acid, W% 0.01 MAX ASTM D1613
Appearance, P/F PASS ASTM E2680
Colour, PTCO 10 MAX TXAL-A-XX-G-VCC-005
Isobutyl Acetate, W% 99.0 MIN TXAL-A-XX-G-GC-041
Isobutanol, W% 0.5 MAX TXAL-A-XX-G-GC-041
Specific Gravity @ 20/20C 0.871 – 0.875 ASTM D4052
Water, W% 0.05 MAX ASTM E203


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