what are the uses of esters?
Some of the most important uses of esters are:-
1. Esters are used for making artificial flavours and essences. These are used in cold drinks, ice-creams, sweets and perfumes.
2. Esters are used as solvents for oils, fats, gums, resins, cellulose, paints, varnishes, etc.
3. Esters are used as plasticizers.