amyl propionate

amyl propionate

[′am·əl ′prō·pē·ə‚nāt]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CH2COOC5H11 A colorless liquid with an applelike odor and a distillation range of 135-175°C; used in perfumes, lacquers, and flavors.
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Examples of workable solvents include amyl propionate, butyl butyrate, alkyl lactates, ethyl hexyl acetate, dibasic esters, methyl and ethyl soyate, cyclohexanone, methyl ethyl ketone, dipropylene glycol, dipropylene glycol methyl ether, trichloroethylene, xylene, ethanol, tetrahydrofurfuryl alcohol, hexane, mineral spirits, monoethanolamine, d-limonene, dimethyl formamide, n-methyl pyrrolidone, and propylene carbonate.