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N-Butyl Acetate
May 18, 2018


Description: N-Butyl Acetate , Butyl acetate

Physical and chemical property: Transparent liquid, without suspended impurities. Slight soluble in water, soluble in most alcohols and ethers

Molecular formula: C6H12O2

CAS No: 123-86-4

UN No.: 1123
Class: 3.2
Specification:

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Limits

Premium Grade

Superior Grade

Qualified Grade

Purity/wt%                     min.

99.5

99.2

99.0

n-Butanol/wt%              max.

0.2

0.5

-

Water/wt%                     max.

0.05

0.10

Acidity(As CH3COOH)/wt%    max.

0.010

Color/(Pt-Co   units)            max.

10

Density(ρ20)/(g/cm3)

0.878~0.883

Nonvolatile   Matter/wt%        max.

0.005

Packed in180kgs/steel drumx80drums=14.4 tons/1x20' FCL

Or 200kgs/steel drumx80drums=16 tons/1x20' FCL

Application: The most common use of n-butyl acetate is as solvent in the production of lacquers and paints.  Its other major use is in the creation of adhesives and hardened coatings.  Normal butyl acetate is also used in the pharmaceutical industry as a solvent or an extraction agent.

Storage and transportation: Store in a cool, dry and ventilated area. Do not expose to heat