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Ethyl Acetoacetate, ≥99%, Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar A1254430

Quantity 250g

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Catalog No. AAA1254430


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Description

Applications
Ethyl acetoacetate is used as an intermediate in organic synthesis and as a co-promoter for unsaturated polyester resins. It is widely used in the production of dyes, inks, perfumes, plastics and flavoring agents. It is an important starting material for the syntheses of alpha-substituted acetoacetic esters and cyclic compounds like pyrazole, pyrimidine and coumarin derivatives. It acts as an intermediate in the synthesis of vitamins and pharmaceuticals. It finds application as a formaldehyde scavenger.

Solubility
Miscible with water, benzene, chloroform, ether and acetone.

Notes
Incompatible with acids, bases, oxidizing agents, alkali metals and reducing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

141-97-9
≥99%
130.14
Liquid
C6H10O3
Ethyl acetoacetate

Specifications

84°C (183°F)
180° to 181°C
250g
Liquid
C6H10O3
MFCD00009199
14,3758
Ethyl acetoacetate
Fruit-like
−43°C
141-97-9
≥99%
130.14
385838
Acetoacetic acid ethyl ester
≥99%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H319-H227
Causes serious eye irritation.
Combustible liquid.

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313-P403+P235-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

RTECSNumber : AK5250000

TSCA : TSCA

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