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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Methyl 2-methylpentanoate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Methyl-2-methyl pentanoate
JECFA number 213
CAS number 2177-77-7
FEMA number 3707
COE number
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 130.19
Chemical formula C7H14O2
Physical form/odour pale yellow liquid
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 148°
Assay min % 98%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.400-1.405
Specific gravity 0.875-0.881
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