Ethyl Butyrate


Name : Ethyl Butyrate
CAS No. : 105-54-4
Synonyms : Butyric acid ethyl ester; Butanoic acid ethyl ester; Butyric ether Ethyl Butanoate; Ethyl n-butyrate
Molecular Weight : 116.16
Chemical Formula : C6H12O2
HS CODE : 29156020
EINECS NO. : 203-506-4
FEMA : 2427
Appearance : Colorless to pale yellow Liquid.
Odour : Fruity Sweet Odor reminiscent of Pineapple undernote
Acid Value (mg KOH/g) : 1 Max.
Water content : Max.0.20% Max.
Assay by GC : 99.0% Min.
Specific Gravity @250C : 0.870 – 0.877
Refractive Index @200C : 1.390 -1.394
Flash point : 260C
Boiling point : 1200c


180kg in 210 kg lit. HM HDPE Drums.


  1. It is used as fragrance carrier in variety of cosmetic, soap essences, perfumery products & food.
  2. It is commonly used as artificial flavoring such as pineapple flavoring in alcoholic beverages
  3. In addition, Ethyl butyrate is often also added to orange juice, as most associate its odor with that of fresh orange juice.

Country of Origin: lndia.

Stability Storage & Handling:

Keep in tightly closed container. Keep away from heat, sparks and open flame. Stored in a cool, dry, well ventilated area. Protect against physical damage. lsolate from incompatible substances. Container of this material may be hazardous when empty since they retain product residues ( Vapours, Liquid ) observed all warnings & Precaution listed for the product.

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