Agent Name

tert-Butyl acetoacetate

CAS Number

1694-31-1

Formula

C8-H14-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

t-Butyl acetoacetate; Butanoic acid, 3-oxo-, 1,1-dimethylethyl ester; [ChemIDplus] Eastman TBAA; 1,1-Dimethylethyl 3-oxobutanoate; [Eastman Chemical MSDS]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Colorless odorless liquid; [Eastman Chemical MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate; [Eastman Chemical MSDS]

Comments

A slight eye irritant in rabbits; Not irritating or sensitizing to guinea pig skin; [Eastman Chemical MSDS]

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