Isobutyl acetateIsobutyl acetate (C6H12O2) is a colorless liquid used as a solvent for lacquer and nitrocellulose. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Isobutyl acetate. Please review our fire rated products: SUPERLoc, FIRELoc, DRUMLoc, Flammable storage
Isobutyl acetate Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Highly flammable.
- 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: Nitrates; strong oxidizers, alkalis & acids
- Description: The chemical compound isobutyl acetate, also known as 2-methylpropyl ethanoate or _-methylpropyl acetate, is a common solvent. It is produced from the esterification of isobutanol with acetic acid.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
Isobutyl acetate Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C6H12O2||0.875 g/cm3, liquid||118°C, 391 K, 244°F||2-methylpropyl acetate||116.16 g/mol||Slightly soluble in water||-99°C, 174 K, -146°F|