METHYL ACETATE 85%
METHYL ACETATE 85% is a chemical product and Arena Petro Gas is in position to supply and export it directly from HALAL POOYAN COMPANY through its trading services according to the following specification and technical properties.
In addition, it is a colorless liquid with a mild ester-like odor and a limited solubility in water. It is used as a solvent, an intermediate, and a blowing agent in various industries.
Some of the uses of methyl acetate 85% are:
- As a solvent for nitrocellulose, cellulose acetate, cellulose ethers, acrylics, vinyls, epoxies, urethanes, polyesters, phenolics, and plasticizers. It is also used in lacquer solutions, paint strippers, fuel system cleaners and additives, battery electrolytes, polymerization solvents, cleaners for electronics, precision parts, photoresist strippers and inks.
- As an intermediate in the synthesis of pharmaceuticals, agricultural chemicals, and other organic compounds.
- As a blowing agent for polyurethane and other foams.
In the HALAL POOYAN COMPANY, methyl acetate 85% is produced by the carbonylation of methanol as a byproduct of the production of acetic acid. The technical specifications of this product are:
- Assay: min. 85% (by GC) - Methanol: max. 15% (by GC) - Acetic acid: max. 0.05% (by GC) - Water: max. 0.05% (by GC) - Density: 0.932 g/cm$^3$ at 20$^\circ$C - Boiling point: 56.9$^\circ$C - Flash point: -10$^\circ$C - Refractive index: 1.361 at 20$^\circ$C