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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Ethyl furfuryl ether
Synonym(s) Furfuryl ethyl ether
Latest JECFA evaluation 2018 (Session 86)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Ethyl furfuryl ether
JECFA number 1521
CAS number 6270-56-0
FEMA number 4114
COE number
FLAVIS number 13.123
Molecular weight 126.15
Chemical formula C7H10O2
Physical form/odour Colourless liquid; Sweet, spicy aroma
Solubility Slightly soluble in water
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 150°
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.449-1.455
Specific gravity 0.982-0.988
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