Ethyl Acetate, 1 gal., General Use HPLC-UV 99.5%

  • 99.5% Min
  • CH3COOC2H5
  • 141-78-6
  • UN1173, Class 3, PG II
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  • NC-4969
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Our Ethyl Acetate HPLC-UV Grade, is of a chemical grade with highest purity and meets or exceeds purity standards set by the American Chemical Society (ACS). It is the ester of ethanol and acetic acid.

The 99.5% contaminant-free purity of HPLC grade Ethyl Acetate is mainly used as a solvent. In the laboratory, mixtures containing ethyl acetate are commonly used in column and thin-layer chromatography and extractions. It is fairly volatile at room temperature and has a boiling point of 77 °C (171 °F). Due to this, it can be removed from a sample by heating in a hot water bath.

Ethyl Acetate has a characteristic sweet smell and is used in glues, nail polish removers, decaffeinating tea and coffee. Ethyl acetate is the ester of ethanol and acetic acid.


  • Assay, (GC): 99.5%
  • Specific Gravity @ 25C: 0.894-0.898
  • Acidity: Requires not more than 0.10mL of 0.10 N NaOH for neutralization.
  • Residue After Evaporation: 0.003% Max
  • Chromatographic Purity: the area of the Ethyl Acetate peak is not less than 99.5% of the sum of the areas of all the peaks.
  • Water: 0.2% Max

Caution: Ethyl Acetate is flammable and a dangerous fire risk. Ships only to destinations within the 48 contiguous US states using Standard Ground. HazMat fee applies to this one gallon size. Adult signature required upon delivery. Shipping to a commercial address suggested


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