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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Isobornyl propionate
Synonym(s) exo-2-Bornyl propionate;exo-2-Camphanyl propionate;iso-Bornyl propionate;Bornyl (iso) propionate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2004 (Session 63)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 1,7,7-Trimethylbicyclo(2.2.1)hept-2-yl propionate
JECFA number 1391
CAS number 2756-56-1
FEMA number 2163
COE number
FLAVIS number 09.131
Molecular weight 210.32
Chemical formula C13H22O2
Physical form/odour Colourless oily liquid; Soft-turpentine aroma
Solubility Soluble in water, oils
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 245°
Assay min % 97%
Acid value max <1.0
Refractive index 1.461-1.465
Specific gravity 0.968-0.971
Other requirements Minimum assay value may include small amounts of bornyl propionate