Product Specification

Product: 2-Methyl Butyric Acid, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: METHYLETHYLACETIC ACID
   Product Number: 0269500NAT
   FEMA Number: 2695
   CAS Number: 116-53-0

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: COLORLESS TO PALE YELLOW TRANSLUCENT LIQUID
   Sensory Properties: FRUITY, SOUR, CHEESE
   Molecular Formula: C5 H10 O2
   Molecular Weight: 102.13
   Purity (by G.C.): 98.5% MINIMUM
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: Refer to purity
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: Refer to purity
   Optical Rotation: 13.00-18.50
   Acid Value:
   Melting Point (C): N/A
   Boiling Point (C): 176-177
   Flash Point (F) (Closed Cup): 165
   Percent Alcohol (v/v):

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 40-70 F in tightly sealed original containers. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat and air.
Shelf Life: 12 months after the last date of QC approval, or date of shipment, under recommended storage conditions or as otherwise noted.

Additional Data

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