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Ethyl Acetoacetate

Ethyl Acetoacetate (EAA) CAS 141-97-9 is the ethyl ester of acetoacetic acid. It is mainly used as a chemical intermediate in the production of a wide variety of compounds.
  • Colorless Bright Liquid
  • 141-97-9
  • C6H10O3
  • 130.13
  • 205-516-1
  • 111°C



Appearance Colorless Bright Liquid
Purity 99.0% min
Water 0.1% max
Acidity 0.1% max
Density 1.020-1.030
Color (Apha) 15 max

COA - EAA.pdf


Ethyl Acetoacetate Chemical Properties:

Ethyl Acetoacetate (EAA) is a colorless liquid with a fruity, ethereal, sweet odor reminiscent of green apples. It is used to create fresh, fruity top notes in feminine fine fragrances. Ethyl acetoacetate occurs in flavors of natural materials such as coffee, strawberries, and yellow passion fruits.

Ethyl Acetoacetate Production Methods:

Ethyl Acetoacetate (EAA) is manufactured through a reaction of high-purity ethyl acetate with sodium, followed by neutralization with sulfuric acid.

Ethyl Acetoacetate Safety Profile:

Flash point 185°F. Boiling point 365°F. May cause adverse health effects if ingested or inhaled. May irritate to skin, eyes and mucous membranes.


Ethyl Acetoacetate Storage:

Ethyl Acetoacetate (EAA) should be Store in a well-ventilated place, keep cool.

Ethyl Acetoacetate Package:

(1) 200kg drum, 16 tons in one 20ft container with pallets

(2) 1000kg IBC Tank, 20 tons in one 20ft container

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Ethyl Acetoacetate (EAA) is used as starting material for the syntheses of alpha-substituted acetoacetic esters and cyclic compounds, e.g. pyrazole, pyrimidine and coumarin derivatives as well as intermediate for vitamins and pharmaceuticals.

Ethyl Acetoacetate (EAA) is used as an intermediate in organic synthesis and as a co-promoter for unsaturated polyester resins. It is widely used in the production of dyes, inks, perfumes, plastics and flavoring agents.


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