Agent Name

Pentaerythritol tetraacetate

CAS Number

597-71-7

Formula

C13-H20-O8

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2,2-Bis((acetyloxy)methyl)-1,3-propanediol diacetate; Normo-level; Normosterol; PAG [Romanian]; TAPE; Tetraacetil pentoetriol [Romanian]; Tetraacetyl pentestriol; 1,3-Propanediol, 2,2-bis((acetyloxy)methyl)-, 1,3-diacetate; 1,3-Propanediol, 2,2-bis((acetyloxy)methyl)-, diacetate; [ChemIDplus] Tetra-O-acetylpentaerythritol; Pentaerythrityl tetraacetate; [Merck Index]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in synthetic resins, paints, and varnishes; [Merck Index]

Comments

Not considered hazardous by GHS classification; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Pentaerythritol."

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