2-Methoxyethyl Acetate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

2-Methoxyethyl Acetate Properties

2-Methoxyethyl Acetate

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Description

 

2-Methoxyethyl Acetate is a clear colorless liquid with a pleasant odor,Flash point of 135°F, water soluble. Reacts slowly in water to form acetic acid and methyl alcohol;the reaction is not violent. It is commonly used as fragrances and found in essential oils and pheromones.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear Liquid
Boiling Point 145 °C
CAS Number 110-49-6
Density 1.009 g/mL
EINECS Number 203-772-9
IUPAC Name 2-Methoxyethyl Acetate
InChIKey XLLIQLLCWZCATF-UHFFFAOYAF
Melting Point -650C
Molar Mass 118.13 g/mol
Molecular Formula C5H10O3
RTECS Number KL5950000
Refractive 1.402n20/D
Solubility Soluble
Synonyms 2-Methoxyacetate;2-Methoxyaethylacetat;2-Methoxy-Ethanoacetate;2-Methoxyethyl;2-Methoxy-Ethyl Acetate;2-Methoxyethyl Ester Of Acetic Acid;2-Methoxy-Ethylacetaat;2-Methoxyethylene