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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Octyl 2-methylbutyrate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Octyl-2-methylbutanoate
JECFA number 209
CAS number 29811-50-5
FEMA number 3604
COE number 10866
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 214.3
Chemical formula C13H26O2
Physical form/odour colourless liquid
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 250°
Assay min % 99.5%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.425
Specific gravity 0.8577 (20°/20°)
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