Butyric AcidButyric Acid (C4H8O2) is a colorless liquid, fatty acid. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Butyric Acid. Please review our fire rated products: Fire-rated, CHEMLoc, FIRELoc
Butyric Acid Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point 17°F.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in proper flammable chemical storage building.
- Compatible Details:
- Description: Butyric acid, also known under the systematic name butanoic acid, is a carboxylic acid with the structural formula CH3CH2CH2-COOH. Salts and esters of butyric acid are known as butyrates or butanoates.
- Classification: CLASS 8
- Brand Name: n/a
Butyric Acid Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C4H8O2||959.50 kg/m³||326.3°F (163.5°C)||Butanoic acid||88.11 g/mol||Water||17.78°F (-7.9°C)|