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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Isobutyl anthranilate
Synonym(s) Isobutyl o-aminobenzoate;Isobutyl 2-aminobenzoate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2005 (Session 65)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 2-Methylpropyl 2-aminobenzoate
JECFA number 1537
CAS number 7779-77-3
FEMA number 2182
COE number
FLAVIS number 09.718
Molecular weight 193.25
Chemical formula C11H15O2N
Physical form/odour Colourless to pale yellow liquid; Faint orange blossom-like aroma
Solubility Insoluble in water; Soluble in oils
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 169-170° (13.5 mm Hg)
Assay min % 96%
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.534-1.540
Specific gravity 1.057-1.063
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