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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Cyclohexyl cinnamate
Synonym(s) Cyclohexyl beta-phenylacrylate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Cyclohexyl cinnamate
JECFA number 667
CAS number 7779-17-1
FEMA number 2352
COE number 337
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 230.31
Chemical formula C15H18O2
Physical form/odour Colourless to light yellow liquid, fruit, peach, cherry, almond like odour
Solubility insoluble in water
Solubility in ethanol miscible
Boiling point (°C) 195° (12 mm Hg)
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.558-1.564
Specific gravity 1.047-1.056
Other requirements
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