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Butyl Laurate Properties

Butyl Laurate

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Butyl laurate is a chemical compound with waxy soapy fruity peanut odor,a colorless clear liquid with flash point 230 °F.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colorless Clear Liquid
Boiling Point 180 °C
CAS Number 106-18-3
Chemical Composition 1-Butanol;Lauric acid
Density 0.855 g/mL
EINECS Number 203-370-3
IUPAC Name butyl dodecanoate
InChI 1/C16H32O2/c1-3-5-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-16(17)18-15-6-4-2/h3-15H2,1-2H3
Melting Point -10 °C
Molar Mass 256.42 g/mol
Molecular Formula C16H32O2
Refractive 1.439 n20/D
Synonyms Butyl Dodecanoate;Butyl Dodecylate;Dodecanoic Acid Butyl Ester;Auric Acid Butyl Ester