Ethyl Benzoate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Ethyl Benzoate Properties

Ethyl Benzoate

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Ethyl benzoate is the ester formed by the condensation of benzoic acid and ethanol. As with many volatile esters, ethyl benzoate has a pleasant odor which could be described similar to wintergreen mint. It is a component of some artificial fruit flavors.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colourless liquid
Boiling Point 211-213 °C
CAS Number 93-89-0
Density 1.050 g/cm3
EINECS Number 202-284-3
HS Code 291631000
IUPAC Name Ethyl Benzoate
InChI 1S/C9H10O2/c1-2-11-9(10)8-6-4-3-5-7-8/h3-7H,2H2,1H3
LR Assay 99.0%
Lab Grade LR
Melting Point -34 °C
Molar Mass 150.18 g/mol
Molecular Formula C9H10O2
RTECS Number DH0200000
Refractive n20/D 1.504
Solubility 0.5g/l
Synonyms Benzoyl Ethyl Ether;Ethyl Benzenecarboxylate;Benzoic Acid Ethyl Ester 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