N-Propyl Acetate is an organic chemical compound, more specifically, an ester of acetic acid and propanol. It is obtained by esterification of propanol with acetic acid in the presence of a catalyst. N-Propyl Acetate is also known as Propyl Ethanoate and is widely used as a solvent, but its characteristic odor makes it a fragrance as well.
N-Propyl Acetate exists in the form of a colorless liquid with a significant fruity odor. It is highly flammable and slightly soluble in water. When heated to decomposition, it releases pungent smoke and irritating fumes. N-Propyl Acetate has a broad solvency range, and can be used to dissolve a wide variety of substances. It also has a relatively fast evaporation rate, which is beneficial in specific processes.
The shelf life of N-Propyl Acetate is 12 months. It should be used and stored at room temperature.
Foodcom S.A. supplies its Business Partners with N-Propyl Acetate in bulk, drums and IBC containers.
The most common use of N-Propyl Acetate is as a solvent in the production of paints and coatings due to its capacity to dilute various organic compounds. What’s more, its exceptional ability to dissolve resins makes it an ideal choice as a solvent for wood lacquers and industrial finishes. In the printing industry, it is a solvent in inks like flexographic and screen printing inks.
Due to its pleasant odor, it also has a wide application within the cosmetics industry, where it is used in the production of aerosol sprays, nail care products and fragrances. N-Propyl Acetate is also used as a chemical intermediate.
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