Butyl Acetoacetate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Butyl Acetoacetate Properties

Butyl Acetoacetate

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Butyl acetoacetate is a colourless liquid with pleasant aroma. It is used in flavour and fragrance industry.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Transparent Liquid
Boiling Point 206° C
CAS Number 591-60-6
Density 0.981 g/cm3
EINECS Number 209-722-2
IUPAC Name Butyl 3-Oxobutanoate
InChI 1/C8H14O3/c1-3-4-5-11-8(10)6-7(2)9/h3-6H2,1-2H3
Molar Mass 158.22 g/mol
Molecular Formula C8H14O3
RTECS Number AK5100000
Refractive 1.421 n/D
Synonyms Acetoaceticacid, Butyl Ester (6CI,7CI,8CI);3-Oxobutanoic Acid butyl Ester;Butyl3-Oxobutanoate;Butyl 3-Oxobutyrate;NSC 97211;n-Butylacetoacetate