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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring 2-Ethylbutyl acetate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 2-Ethylbutyl acetate
JECFA number 140
CAS number 10031-87-5
FEMA number 2425
COE number 215
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 144.21
Chemical formula C8H16O2
Physical form/odour liquid
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 160-163°
Assay min % 98%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.4109
Specific gravity 0.8784 (20°)
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