Dodecyl acetate

  • Lauryl acetate
  • 1-Dodecanol acetate
  • Okimelanolure
Formula
C14H28O2
Structure
Uses
Food additive.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
112-66-3
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
203-995-1
RTECS
AH3525000
RTECS class
Primary Irritant
Beilstein/Gmelin
1769711
Beilstein Reference
4-02-00-00170
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C14H28O2
Formula mass
228.42
Boiling point, °C
265
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.001 (25 C)
Density
0.865 g/cm3 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
1.432 (20 C)
Heat of vaporization
50.3 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Rubber gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb on sand or vermiculite and place in closed containers for disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, Acids, Bases.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
120
Fire fighting
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.

Health.
Exposure effects
Avoid contact and inhalation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.