Ethyl heptanoate

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Ethyl heptanoate
Ethyl heptanoate
Names
Preferred IUPAC name
Ethyl heptanoate
Other names
Heptanoic acid ethyl ester
Ethyl enanthate
Ethyl heptylate
Enanthic acid ethyl ester
Identifiers
106-30-9 YesY
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image
ChEBI CHEBI:86618 N
ChemSpider 7509 N
ECHA InfoCard 100.003.076
PubChem 7797
UNII 45R404Y5X8 N
Properties
C9H18O2
Molar mass 158.24 g·mol−1
Odor Grape
Density 0.860 g/cm3
Melting point −66 °C (−87 °F; 207 K)
Boiling point 188 to 189 °C (370 to 372 °F; 461 to 462 K)
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
N verify (what is YesYN ?)
Infobox references

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.

References[edit]


External links[edit]