Amyl Acetate (3-methylbutyl acetate)
Odour: Powerful, sweet and fruity
Amyl Acetate (3-methylbutyl acetate) is an organic compound that is the ester formed from isoamyl alcohol and acetic acid. It is a clear colourless liquid that is only slightly soluble in water, but very soluble in most organic solvents.
Uses: Amyl Acetate (3-methylbutyl acetate) is present in many fruit aromas and has a strong odour (similar to Juicy Fruit or a pear drop) which is also described as similar to both banana and pear. It is used as a masking agent, perfuming agent, and solvent in cosmetics industry. The major application is the use in nail polish removers and nail polish as a solvent.
For external use only
Keep away from children and eyes