benzyl acetate


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benzyl acetate

[′ben·zəl ′as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
C6H5CH2OOCCH3 A colorless liquid with a flowery odor; used in perfumes and flavorings and as a solvent for plastics and resins, inks, and polishes. Also known as phenylmethyl acetate.
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Organic chemicals such as acetic acid, alcohols, propene, benzene, salt, benzyl acetate, methanol, formic acid, and phenol are some of the vital substances shipped through chemical tankers across the world.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of BENZYL ACETATE (IS-3858-1981 )
Louis, MO, USA) and included benzyl acetate (product # W213500; > 99% purity), eucalyptol (# W246506; > 99% purity), eugenol (# W246700; > 98% purity), and methyl salicylate (# W274518; > 98% purity).
subfasciatus,###Linalool, benzyl acetate, phenylethyl###Activity for both species to all three Ikeda et al.
Ylang Ylang has a romantic, flora aroma that consists of several components, including benzyl acetate, benzyl benzoate linalool, caryophyllene, among many others.
For the scented tea, the most abundant volatiles were benzyl acetate (329.2 [+ or -] 15.8 [micro]g [kg.sup.- 1]) and [beta]-linalool (231.1 [+ or -] 30.5 [micro]g [kg.sup.-1]).
The bioethanol so formed by fermentation was directly converted to UV active derivatives namely ethyl benzoate and benzyl acetate. They were confirmed by TLC examination in comparison with standard ethyl benzoate and benzyl acetate.
The composition is comprised of an active agent; a non-functional perfume component; and a FPC mixture comprising isononyl acetate and a second FPC selected from the group consisting of dihydro myrcenol, linalool, geraniol, d-limonene, benzyl acetate, isopropyl mystristate, and combinations thereof, wherein said FPC mixture is present in an amount from about 15% to about 95%, by weight of said composition.
In a dry Milestone microwave vessel, the precursor 3 (1.714 g) and [([Ph.sub.3]P).sub.2]Cu[([mu]-SEt).sub.2]In[(SEt).sub.2] (SSP 1, 1.243 g) was dissolved in benzyl acetate (20.0 mL) followed by addition of 3-mercaptopropionic acid (4.0 mL).
Mainstream varieties, whether dryer sheets or liquid, contain harmful chemicals like benzyl acetate (linked to pancreatic cancer), benzyl alcohol (an upper respiratory tract irritant), ethanol (linked to central nervous system disorders), limonene (a known carcinogen) and chloroform (a neurotoxin and carcinogen).
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Benzyl Acetate: Is linked to pancreatic cancer and its vapors can be irritating to eyes and respiratory passages, creating coughing.