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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring S-Furfuryl thioacetate
Synonym(s) Furfurylthiol acetate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2002 (Session 59)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name S-Furfuryl acetothioate
JECFA number 1074
CAS number 13678-68-7
FEMA number 3162
COE number 2250
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 156.2
Chemical formula C7H8O2S
Physical form/odour Oily liquid; burnt, roasted, alliaceous, garlic, savory, coffee-like
Solubility Insoluble in water,soluble in organic solvents, fats
Solubility in ethanol Miscible at room temperature
Boiling point (°C) 90-92° (12 mm Hg)
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.522-1.529
Specific gravity 1.149-1.155 (20°)
Other requirements