Ethyl heptanoate

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Ethyl heptanoate
Ethyl heptanoate
CAS number 106-30-9 YesY
PubChem 7797
ChemSpider 7509 N
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Molecular formula C9H18O2
Molar mass 158.27 g/mol
Density 0.860 g/cm3
Melting point −66 °C
Boiling point 188−189 °C
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Ethyl heptanoate is the ester resulting from the condensation of heptanoic acid and ethanol. It is used in the flavor industry because of its odor that is similar to grape.


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