methyl acetate


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methyl acetate

[′meth·əl ′as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CO2CH3I Flammable, colorless liquid with fragrant odor; boils at 54°C; partially soluble in water, miscible with hydrocarbon solvents; used as a solvent and extractant.
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The solubility potentials for methyl acetate, ethyl proprionate, and isoamyl acetate are also higher than the baseline fuel E10D, but probably not at a level that would cause a concern.
Asia-Pacific is the leading demand generator for methanol, methyl acetate, ethylene, propylene, oxo chemicals, acetic anhydride, acetic acid and di-methyl ether due to their increasing utilization in manufacturing processes of various industries, which in turn, is expected to augment demand for pet coke in the region as it is emerging as a potential substitute for naphtha and natural gas in the production of a variety of commodity chemicals.
Attenuation coefficient (a) of methyl acetate at 27 [degrees]C (Expt.
1] for ethyl acetate and methyl acetate, respectively (Figure 5).
2005) apply continuation with respect to catalyst mass (or reactive tray holdup) to obtain converged solutions for MTBE and methyl acetate RD columns.
A Brussels review has now concluded that for methyl acetate "there is a need for specific measures to limit the risks" because of potential respiratory irritation within "flooring works and (the) building trade".
Their general topics include high pressure NMR cells, the use of high pressure infrared spectroscopy to study catalytic mechanisms, processing spectroscopic data, carbonylation of methanol to acetic acid and methyl acetate to acetic anhydride, rhodium catalyzed hydroformylation, alkene/CO copolymerization, the use of spectroscopy in metallocene-based polymerization catalysis, and hydrogenation.
The organic acids were eluted from the silica gel with methyl acetate and methanol.
1] due to methyl acetate by-products are sometimes discernable.
Methyl acetate can be used in non-acetone nail polish removers as it is a good solvent for nail polish lacquers.
The EPA's classification system is based on smog control and, as such, leaves out many chemicals in paints, such as acetone and methyl acetate, that may be dangerous to inhale but that do not fit the agency's VOC definition.