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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman™ Butyraldehyde, Dry

  • Automotive parts & accessories
  • Building materials
  • General industrial coatings
  • Glass treatment
  • Herbicides - intermediate for other
  • Industrial fuel imeds
  • Packaging components non food contact
  • Paints & coatings
  • Windows

Product Description
Eastman™ Butyraldehyde is used as a fragrance intermediate.

Typical Properties

PropertyTest MethodTypical Value, Units
Form Liquid
Odor Pungent
Vapor Pressure 
     @ 20°C 91 mm Hg
Vapor Density 
     (air = 1) 2.5
Evaporation Rate 
     (n-butyl acetate = 1) 7.8
Boiling Point 75 °C (167 °F)
Melting Point -99 °C (-146 °F)
Flash Point 
     Setaflash Closed Cup -13 °C (9 °F)
     Tag Closed Cup -13 °C (9 °F)
Autoignition TemperatureE 659199 °C
   390 °F
Freezing Point -80 °C
Assay 99 wt % min.
     Pt-Co 10
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C/20°C 0.78

Properties reported here are typical of average lots. Eastman makes no representation that the material in any particular shipment will conform exactly to the values given.

Eastman and its marketing affiliates shall not be responsible for the use of this information, or of any product, method, or apparatus mentioned, and you must make your own determination of its suitability and completeness for your own use, for the protection of the environment, and for the health and safety of your employees and purchasers of your products. No warranty is made of the merchantability of fitness of any product, and nothing herein waives any of the Seller's conditions of sale.

2/28/2018 11:35:39 AM