Amyl Acetate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Amyl Acetate Properties

Amyl Acetate

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Amyl Acetate is an organic compound and an ester. It is used in coatings, extraction solvent for pharmaceuticals, cleaning fluids, leather polishes, printing and finishing fabrics, photographic films. It is used as a flavoring agent, as a paint and lacquer solvent, and in the preparation of penicillin.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Clear colorless liquid
Boiling Point 142-149 °C
CAS Number 628-63-7,624-41-9
ChEBI 167899
Chemical Composition Sodium carbonate-->1-Pentanol
Density 0.876 g/ml
EINECS Number 211-047-3, 210-843-8
HS Code 29153930
IUPAC Name Pentyl Acetate
Main Hazards Amyl Acetate causes irritation to eyes, nose, and throat and also causes dizziness, nausea, and headache.
Melting Point -100 °C
Molar Mass 130.18 g/mol
Molecular Formula C7H14O2
NFPA 704 H-1, F-3, R-0 C-NA
RTECS Number AJ1925000
Refractive 1.402 n20/D
Solubility 10 g/l
Synonyms N-Amyl Acetate;N-Pentyl Acetate;Pentyl Acetate;Pentanyl Acetate;Pear Oil;1-Acetoxypentane;1-Pentanol Acetate;1-Pentanol,Acetate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X