Ethyl lactate

CAS Registry Number®

97-64-3
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CAS Name

Ethyl lactate

Molecular Formula

C5H10O3

Molecular Mass

118.13

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Compound Properties

  • Boiling Point (1)

    154 °C
  • Melting Point (1)

    -25.0 °C
  • Density (2)

    1.0385 g/cm³

Source(s)

Other Names and Identifiers

InChI

InChI=1S/C5H10O3/c1-3-8-5(7)4(2)6/h4,6H,3H2,1-2H3

InChIKey

InChIKey=LZCLXQDLBQLTDK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

SMILES

C(OCC)(C(C)O)=O

Canonical SMILES

O=C(OCC)C(O)C

Other Names for this Substance

  • Propanoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, ethyl ester
  • Lactic acid, ethyl ester
  • Actylol
  • Acytol
  • Ethyl α-hydroxypropionate

Deleted or Replaced CAS Registry Numbers

2676-33-7

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