butanoic acid, butanic acid, n-butyric acid, ethylacetic acid, propylformic acid, 1-propanecarboxylic acid ; Butanoic acid; Butanoic acid
162 F Closed Cup
1.397 - 1.399
0.953 - 0.957
Strong, rancid, buttery
strong rancid butter odor
0.84 mm hg (20 c)
water, alcohol, ether
0.9590 (2020 c)
Butyric acid is used in the preparation of various butanoate esters. Low-molecular-weight esters of butyric acid have mostly pleasant aromas or tastes, and are used as food and perfume additives.
This product has a persistent, penetrating, rancid, butter-like aroma
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