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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Methyl N,N-dimethylanthranilate
Synonym(s) Methyl 2-(dimethylamino)benzoate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2005 (Session 65)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Methyl N,N-dimethyl -2-aminobenzoate
JECFA number 1551
CAS number 10072-05-6
FEMA number 4169
COE number
FLAVIS number 09.648
Molecular weight 179.22
Chemical formula C10H13O2N
Physical form/odour Yellowish liquid to solid; Fruity orange leaf type aroma
Solubility Very slightly soluble in water
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 141° (15 mm Hg)
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.551-1.557
Specific gravity 1.093-1.099
Other requirements mp: 18°