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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Terpinyl isobutyrate
Synonym(s) Terpinyl 2-methylpropionate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name p-Menth-1-en-8-yl isobutyrate
JECFA number 371
CAS number 7774-65-4
FEMA number 3050
COE number 300
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 224.34
Chemical formula C14H24O2
Physical form/odour clear, colourless liquid
Solubility insoluble in water; soluble in alcohols and oils
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 242°
Assay min % 98%
Acid value max 0.2
Refractive index 1.457-1.463
Specific gravity 0.931-0.942
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