Vinyl Acetate

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What is Vinyl Acetate

Vinyl acetate is an organic compound with the molecular formula of C4H6O2. It is a colorless flammable liquid with sweet ether taste. It is mainly used in the synthesis of vinylon, as well as chemical reagents in the adhesive and coating industries.

Vinyl Acetate Info

Molecular Formula: C4H6O2
CAS:108-05-4

EINECS No.: 203-545-4

Boiling point: 72.5 ℃
Water solubility: slightly soluble
Density: 0.924 g / cm ³
Appearance: colorless liquid
Flash point: - 6.7 ℃
Safety description S7; S16; S23; S29; S33; S36/37; S45 
Hazard symbol f
Hazard description R11
UN No.: 1301

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Figure 1 - Vinyl Acetate Index

Main Purpose of Vinyl Acetate

It has good transparency and elasticity. It can be foamed on the shoe material to make a sole. It can also be used for chemical ink and glue of shoe material, and also for medical supplies.