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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring 6-Hydroxydihydrotheaspirane
Synonym(s) 6-Hydroxy-2,6,10,10-tetramethyl-1-oxaspiro[4.5]decane
Latest JECFA evaluation 2007 (Session 68)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 2,6,10,10-Tetramethyl-1-oxaspiro[4.5]-decan-6-ol
JECFA number 1648
CAS number 65620-50-0
FEMA number 3549
COE number
FLAVIS number 13.076
Molecular weight 212.33
Chemical formula C13H24O2
Physical form/odour Colourless to yellow liquid; Camphoraceous woody green aroma
Solubility Soluble in fats; insoluble in water
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 211-212°
Assay min % 98%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.481-1.487
Specific gravity 1.006-1.010
Other requirements
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