Agent Name

Cetyl acetate

CAS Number

629-70-9

Formula

C18-H36-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Acetoxyhexadecane; 1-Hexadecanol, acetate; Acetic acid, hexadecyl ester; Hexadecyl acetate; Palmityl acetate; n-Hexadecyl ethanoate; 1-Hexadecanol, 1-acetate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]

Comments

A mild skin irritant; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Aldrich MSDS] See "n-Amyl acetate."

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