Acetic acid propyl ester, also known as “propyl acetate” or “n-propyl acetate”, naturally exists in strawberries, bananas and tomatoes. It is synthetically produced by having acetic acid and 1-propanol undergoing esterification reaction. It is a colorless transparent liquid at room temperature with typical ester properties. It has a special fruity odor and can be dissolved in both ethanol and ethyl ether.


Paint thinner/cleaner, enamel paint.

Printing ink

Ink thinner, food printing, flexographic printing and tobacco printing.

Resin solvent

Nitrocellulose, acrylic acid ester, alkyd resin, rosin resin, etc.

Industrial-grade single specification

n-Propyl acetate.