|Ethyl bromo acetate|
Colourless to yellowish liquid
> 97 % GC
Soluble in Organic Solvent, Alcohol
Ethyl Bromoacetate, an alpha-halo ester, is used to prepare beta-hydroxy esters with condensation of aldehydes or ketones in the presence of zinc.(Reformatsky reaction). Ethyl bromoacetate is a lachrymatory compound that highly irritates to eyes.
Keep away from source of ignition. Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container