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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Terpinyl cinnamate
Synonym(s) Terpinyl beta-phenylacrylate;Terpinyl 3-phenylpropenoate;p-Menthen-1-en-8-yl cinnamate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2003 (Session 61)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name p-Menth-1-en-8-yl 3-phenylpropenoate
JECFA number 669
CAS number 10024-56-3
FEMA number 3051
COE number 330
FLAVIS number 09.757
Molecular weight 284.4
Chemical formula C19H24O2
Physical form/odour Colourless or pale straw coloured viscous liquid, mild, sweet, floral-balsamic odour
Solubility insoluble in water; miscible in oils
Solubility in ethanol miscible
Boiling point (°C) 360°
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.548-1.552
Specific gravity 0.991-0.999
Other requirements