Agent Name

Boric acid, ethyl ester

CAS Number

34099-73-5

Formula

C2-H7-B-O3

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Ethyl borate; [ChemIDplus] Borate d'ethyle (French DOT); Borato de etilo (Spanish DOT); [CAMEO] UN1176

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Boron)

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [CAMEO]

Comments

A strong reducing agent; Reacts with water forming ethyl alcohol and boric acid; [CAMEO] See "Boric acid."

Exposure Assessment
Flammability (NFPA)

3: May ignite at ambient temperature

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