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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Methyl 3-nonenoate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Methyl non-3-enoate
JECFA number 340
CAS number 13481-87-3
FEMA number 3710
COE number
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 170.25
Chemical formula C10H18O2
Physical form/odour clear, colourless liquid
Solubility insoluble in water
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 90° (18 mmHg)
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.432-1.442
Specific gravity 0.880-0.900 (20°)
Other requirements
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