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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring 1,2,3-tris[(1'-Ethoxy)ethoxy]propane
Synonym(s) Acetaldehyde ethyl glyceryl mixed acetal
Latest JECFA evaluation 2001 (Session 57)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 1,2,3-tris((1'-Ethoxy)ethoxy) propane
JECFA number 913
CAS number 67715-82-6
FEMA number 3593
COE number 11930
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 308.42
Chemical formula C15H32O6
Physical form/odour colourless liquid with a slight, sharp, fruity odour
Solubility insoluble in water; soluble in organic solvents, oils
Solubility in ethanol miscible
Boiling point (°C) 117° (1 mm Hg)
Assay min % 97.5%
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.419-1.425
Specific gravity 0.952-0.958
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