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The Creation of Isopentyl Acetate

The Creation of Isopentyl Acetate By: Stephanie Tress INTRODUCTION8 Some of the food and drinks that are consumed today obtain their flavor and odor from esters, which are found throughout nature[2].  Some things contain not one ester but a combination of esters in order to obtain the right flavor[2]. Esters won’t be used for things like perfume because they aren’t stable and will react with perspiration which will then give off an unpleasant odor[2]. Although a fruity and sweet odor […]