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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Ethyl 2-nonynoate
Synonym(s) Ethyl octyne carbonate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2004 (Session 63)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Ethyl 2-nonynoate
JECFA number 1352
CAS number 10031-92-2
FEMA number 2448
COE number
FLAVIS number 09.157
Molecular weight 182.26
Chemical formula C11H18O2
Physical form/odour Colourless oily liquid; Green, violet-like aroma
Solubility Soluble in oils; Insoluble in water
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 226-227°
Assay min % 96%
Acid value max 2
Refractive index 1.450-1.456
Specific gravity 0.901-0.907
Other requirements