Product Name: Ethyl benzoate
Synonym: Benzoic acid ethyl; Benxoicacidethylester
|Appearance||Colorless to light yellow liquid|
Colorless clear liquid with aromatic odor. Slightly soluble in hot water, soluble in ethanol and ether. Exist in flue-cured tobacco leaves. Naturally present in peach, pineapple, black tea. Slightly soluble in hot water, miscible with ethanol, ether, petroleum ether, etc. Melting point (℃): -34.6, boiling point ((℃): 212.6, flash point (°C): 93, refractive index (n20D): 1.5001.
It is used for the preparation of flavors, and also used as a solvent for cellulose esters, cellulose ethers, resins, etc., as a solvent and a fragrance auxiliary, and also in organic synthesis.
Store in a dry, cool, well ventilated place.