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Technical Data Sheet
Eastman™ Water Wet AAOA

Chemical Synonym
  • AAOA o-Acetoacetaniside Acetoacet-o-anisidide N-(2-Methoxyphenyl)-3-oxobutanamide
  • Commerical printing inks
  • Dyes / pigments / paints
  • Paints & coatings

Product Description
Eastman™ Water Wet AAOA (Acetoacet-o-anisidide) is a water-wet solid organic in the family of arylides used as an intermediate for the manufacture of various yellow organic pigments, colorants, and dyes normally through an azo coupling reaction. The material is delivered as a water-wet white to off-white powder with a water content not to exceed 25%. Eastman™ AAOA is shipped in non-returnable 51 gallon fiber drums having a net weight of 200 LB or 34 cu.ft. polypropylene sacks with net weight of 1000LB.

Typical Properties

PropertyTypical Value, Units
Moisture Content, maximum25 %
     in 0.5% NaOHFree of Sediment
Assay (Dry Basis)99.25 % min
AppearanceWhite to Off-White Powder
FormSolid (water wet)
Physical and Thermal Properties
Solubility in Water3 g/L
Decomposition Temperature185 °C
Flash Point 
     Pensky-Martens Closed Cup157 °C
Molecular Weight207.23
Melting Point83-86 °C
Specific Gravity 
     @ 20°C1.13

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.

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