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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Verbenol
Synonym(s) 2-Pinen-4-ol
Latest JECFA evaluation 2004 (Session 63)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 4,6,6-Trimethyl-bicyclo(3.1.1)hept-3-en-2-one
JECFA number 1404
CAS number 473-67-6
FEMA number 3594
COE number
FLAVIS number 02.101
Molecular weight 152.24
Chemical formula C10H16O
Physical form/odour White to slightly yellow solid; Balsamic aroma
Solubility Very slightly soluble in water
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C)
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max <1.0
Refractive index
Specific gravity
Other requirements mp: 63-67°