Butyl Acetate

Butyl Acetate




n-Butyl Acetate, Butyl Ester, Acetic Acid n-Butyl Ester, Butyl Ethanoate

  • Description:

Butyl Acetate is an organic colorless, flammable and moderately volatile compound with a strong fruity odor. It is miscible with all conventional solvents such as alcohols, ketones, ethers, glycols, glycol ethers, aromatic hydrocarbons and aliphatic hydrocarbons. Butyl Acetate commonly used as a solvent in the production of plastics and artificial leather. It is an important solvent in the formulations of paints, coatings, inks and adhesives.


  • Solvent for nail polish
  • Production of Fluids
  • Personal Care Products
  • Photographic Film Processing
  • Food Packaging
  • Aluminum Foil Converting
  • Production of Resins, Paints, Coatings, Inks and Adhesives
  • Production of Pesticides
  • Anti-Scaling Agents
  • Artificial Leather


Molecular Weight g/mol ASTM D6579-11 116.16
Boiling Point at 760 mmHg ASTM D5399-09 126.1
Melting Point at 760 mmHg ASTM D5399-09 -78
Flash Point ASTM D93-18 22
Specific Gravity at 20 ℃ ASTM D854-14 0.8826
Viscosity at 25 ℃ mPa.s ASTM D445-18 0.685
Solubility at 25 ℃ in Water mg/L ASTM D2042-15 8.33*103
Vapor Pressure at 25 ℃ mmHg ASTM E1194-17 11.5
Density at 25 ℃ gr/cm3 ASTM D792-13 0.88
Evaporation Rate (n-Butyl Acetate=1.0) ASTM D3539-11 1
Butyl Acetate