Ethyl acetateEthyl acetate (C4H8O2) is a flammable clear liquid, used in spectophotometry and environmental testing. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Ethyl acetate. Please review our fire rated products: FIRELoc, SUPERLoc
Ethyl acetate Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash Point 26°F
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Use proper flammable materials storage building.
- Compatible Details: Oxidizing agents and plastics.
- Description: Ethyl acetate is the organic compound with the formula CH3COOCH2CH3. This colorless liquid has a characteristic sweet smell and is used in glues, nail polish removers, decaffeinating tea and coffee, and cigarettes.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
Ethyl acetate Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C4H8O2||897.00 kg/m³||170.8°F (77.1°C)||Ethyl acetate||88.105 g/mol||Water||-83.6°C, 190 K, -118°F|