Butyl levulinate|CAS 2052-15-5

  • CAS NO.: 2052-15-5
  • EINECS No.: 218-143-4
  • Molecular Formula: C9H16O3
Send Enquiry Now !
Product Information
  • Product Name: Butyl levulinate
  • Molecular Weight: 172.22
  • Synonyms: 4-Ketopentanoic acid butyl ester; 4-ketopentanoicacidbutylester; 4-oxo-pentanoicacibutylester; Butyl 4-oxopentanoate; Butyl laevulinate; butyl4-oxopentanoate; butyllaevulinate; Levulinic acid, butyl ester
  • Appearance: Colorless transparent liquid
  • Assay: 98.5%
  • Purity: 99% min
  • Acidity: 0.00-1.00
  • Flash Point: 0.974 g/mL at 25°C
  • Boiling Point: 106-108°C/ 5.5mmHg(lit.)
  • Density: 1.7 g/mL at 25°C
  • Refractive Index: n20/D 1.4270
  • Usual Packing: 200kg net PE drum
Butyl Levulinate, CAS 2052-15-5, is slightly soluble in water, soluble in grease, ethyl alcohol, diethyl ether, chloroform and other organic solvent. 
Butyl Levulinate, CAS 2052-15-5, is mainly used as raw material of perfume and pharmaceutical intermediate. Besides, it is also used in organic synthesis, for example, the synthesis of γ-valerolactone. Butyl Levulinate, CAS 2052-15-5, has low toxicity, thus, operators should avoid contact with skin and eyes. It should keep away from oxidizing agents. Butyl Levulinate, CAS 2052-15-5, should be stored in cool, dry and well-ventilated warehouse. 
Factory Show