methyl acetoacetate


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methyl acetoacetate

[′meth·əl ¦as·əd·ō¦as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
CH3COCH2CO2CH3 Alcohol-soluble, colorless liquid boiling at 172°C; used as a chemical intermediate and as a solvent for cellulosics.
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Accordingly, iterative use of commercially available vinylmagnesium bromide (2), 47% hydrobromic acid, and methyl acetoacetate (3) enables us to prepare 1 from all commercially available 2-hexanone (4, Fig.
An equimolar mixture of hydrazine hydrate (1) (1 mmol), methyl acetoacetate (2) (1 mmol), 4-methoxy benzaldehyde (3) (1 mmol), ethylcyano acetate (4) (1 mmol), and ZnO nanoparticles (9 mol%) in water (2 mL) was refluxed for 40 min.
Ethyl acetoacetate, methyl acetoacetate, dimethyl acetoacetamide, monomethyl acetoacetamide, and acetoacetanilide are low color copromoters for room-temperature cure of unsaturated polyesters.
Offers ethyl acetoacetate, methyl acetoacetate, dimethyl acetoacetamide, mono-methyl acetoacetamide, and acetoacetanilide for use as low-color copromoters for room-temperature cure of unsaturated polyesters.