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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring 3-Methyl-1-pentanol
Latest JECFA evaluation 1998 (Session 51)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 3-Methylpentan-1-ol
JECFA number 263
CAS number 589-35-5
FEMA number 3762
COE number 10275
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 102.18
Chemical formula C6H14O
Physical form/odour colourless liquid with a pungent wine-like, cocoa odour
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 151-152°
Assay min % 98.0%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.418
Specific gravity 0.823
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