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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring n-Butyl 2-methylbuytyrate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Butyl-2-methylbutanoate
JECFA number 207
CAS number 15706-73-7
FEMA number 3393
COE number 10534
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 158.23
Chemical formula C9H18O2
Physical form/odour colourless to pale yellow lquid
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 180°
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.402-1.500
Specific gravity 0.856-0.866
Other requirements
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