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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring p-Propylanisole
Synonym(s) Methyl p-propylphenyl ether;Dihydroanethole;4-Promethoxybenzene
Latest JECFA evaluation 2003 (Session 61)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 1-Methoxy-4-propylbenzene
JECFA number 1244
CAS number 104-45-0
FEMA number 2930
COE number
FLAVIS number 04.039
Molecular weight 150.22
Chemical formula C10H14O
Physical form/odour colourless to pale yellow liquid, Sweet herbaceous quite powerful aroma
Solubility Slightly soluble in water, Miscible in oils
Solubility in ethanol soluble
Boiling point (°C) 212-213°
Assay min % 99%
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.503-1.506
Specific gravity 0.940-0.943
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