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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Linalyl anthranilate
Synonym(s) Linalyl o-aminobenzoate;3,7-Dimethyl-1,6-octadien-3-yl anthranilate;Linalyl 2-aminobenzoate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2005 (Session 65)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 1,5-Dimethyl-1-vinylhex-4-enyl 2-aminobenzoate
JECFA number 1540
CAS number 7149-26-0
FEMA number 2637
COE number
FLAVIS number 09.721
Molecular weight 273.38
Chemical formula C17H23O2N
Physical form/odour Pale straw-coloured oily liquid; Gardenia-like aroma
Solubility Insoluble in water; Soluble in dimethyl sulphoxide
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 370-371°
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max 2
Refractive index 1.516-1.522
Specific gravity 1.052-1.058 (15.5°)
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