Agent Name

Ethyl 4,4,4-trifluoroacetoacetate

CAS Number

372-31-6

Formula

C6-H7-F3-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Acetoacetic acid, 4,4,4-trifluoro-, ethyl ester; Ethyl (trifluoroacetyl)acetate; Ethyl trifluoroacetoacetate; Butanoic acid, 4,4,4-trifluoro-3-oxo-, ethyl ester; [ChemIDplus] Ethyl 4,4,4-trifluoro-3-oxobutanoate; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] UN3272

Category

Halogenated Esters

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make fine chemicals; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

An irritant; Toxic by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Ethyl trifluoroacetate."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Esters, n.o.s."

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