Table 2: Influence of reaction time and molar ratios 2-heptanol : acetic acid in the 1-methylhexyl acetate yields.

EntryMolar ratio (heptanol : acetic acid)Time (h)% 1-methylhexyl acetateSDTukey-Kramer*

11 : 12471.04A
24887.031.70B

31 : 1.5476.600.97C A
42482.423.61D B
54891.483.16E B

61 : 2465.495.11F A
7878.580.82A C D
82490.630.51G B
94891.762.84G B

*Tukey-Kramer pairwise differences adjustment method, 𝑛 = 3 .