methyl butyrate


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methyl butyrate

[′meth·əl ′byüd·ə‚rāt]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CH2CH2COOCH3 Liquid boiling at 102°C; used as a solvent for cellulosic materials.
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Compounds CAR/PDMS fiber % BGM004 % BGM163 3 Methyl butyrate 8.9 13.7 4 Methyl trans-crotonate 23.1 30.6 5 Ethyl butanoate 9.9 9.9 6 Ethyl (E)-crotonate 12.0 8.6 11 Methyl 2-hexenoate 22.2 24.0 14 Ethyl-2-hexenoate 13.0 4.9